ISLAMABAD

President Asif Ali Zardari has convened a meeting of the leadership of PPP and its allied parties to discuss important matters. The meeting will be held today (Monday) during which, among other things, political situation will be discussed in detail. Issues that are likely to be taken up included the situation arising out of the promulgation of local government ordinance, reservations of some allies in Sindh over it and preparations for the forthcoming elections.