TOBA TEK SINGH - PPP Punjab chapter President Imtiaz Safdar Warraich said on Monday that party workers would be given due respect by the leadership and those who sacrificed for it would not be forgotten.

Addressing a PPP workers’ convention in Teku Park, Warraich said that the real face of Sharif brothers lied exposed before the people, after the disclosure in the Supreme Court that the Sharifs accepted huge amounts from the ISI. He said the PPP was the only party that had roots in all the four provinces, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Biltistan. Faisalabad division PPP President Raja Riaz Ahmad and PPP Punjab Secretary Information Raja Amer Mahmood also addrssed. Local leaders, former Punjab ministers Begum Neelam Jabbar and Haji Muhammad Ishaq assured the leadership that party workers would always be ready to lay down their lives for the nation.

PPP office-bearers, including Rana Khalid Mahmood, Sh M Akram and Imran Zulfiqar criticised local party leadership for not cooperating with party workers and failing to provide development funds to their areas and jobs to sincere party activists.

QURAN KHAWANI: Scores of citizens attended Quran Khawani for late grandmother of PTI city General Secretary Abdullah Fayaz, mother of trader Haji Fayaz and aunt of senior journalists Hafiz Ikram Akhtar, Mian Ihan Burki and Mian Atif Saeed here in Committee Bagh on Sunday.

Former district nazim Ch Muhammad Ashfaq, district PML-N President Ch Amjad Ali Javed, PPP city Secretary Khalid Mahmood, JI leader Zahid Sattar, PTI District Secretary Amer Butt and other prominent personalities of the city attended the ceremony.