Nobody can derail democracy: Khuhro
Karachi, March 07, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Speaker provincial Assembly of Sindh Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said that democracy has deem strengthened and nobody can derail the democracy in the country, despite conspiracies were hatched against democratic system and elected assemblies but elected assemblies are going to complete its 5 years term. He was addressing a first ever gathering of Members of Provincial Assembly on the occasion of photo session and ‘Certificates of Awards’ distribution among MPAs of Sindh as a mark of jubilation of completion of tenure, here on Thursday.
The speaker Sindh is first custodian in Sindh Assembly’s history who has started these gatherings including moots for media, MPAs, Women and Celebrities. The moot was attended by majority of MPAs and their respective parliamentary leaders including Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Pir Mazhar ul Haq, Agha Siraj Durrani, Manzoor Wassan, Sharjeel Inam Memon, Ayaz Soomro, Syed Sardar Ahmed, Arif Mustafa Jatoi, Razaq Rahimoon and others.
He said that first ever completion of the tenure of parliament and assemblies in country was not only a big achievement but it would give strength to democracy and people of Pakistan. He said the democratic institutions survived of conspiracies and tricks with the support of people. Mr Khuhro said that, democracy in Pakistan was deeply founded and it cannot be derailed for the sake of dictatorship and anti democratic norms.
He while remembering MPAs of different parliamentary groups who were died, killed or resigned said that they were part of history of this august assembly. Those who died or killed were Late Abdul Salam Thaheem, Late Syed Mohsin Shah, Late Jalil Memon, Late Rafiq Engineer, Late Dr Mohammed Ali Shah, Late Manzar Imam and Late Raza Hyder. Dr Zulifiqar Mirza, Raza Haroon and Dr Ahmed Ali Shah had resigned from their membership.
He said that Pakistan Peoples Party would follow the democratic norms and go to the people for next mandate in the province and they would take pride to present themselves for accountability. “We never avoid sacrifices, as it is a trend and tradition of Pakistan People’s Party” he added.
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