KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has introduced to droop his rally in Peshawar tomorrow (July 12) to indicate solidarity with the Awami National Party (ANP).
The PPP chief took to Twitter, saying he will probably be suspending all political actions in solidarity with the Bilour family.
“Lost for words to express condolences, grief and outrage at the assassination of Shaheed Haroon Bilour son of Shaheed Bashir Bilour. Never ending cycle of national tragedies must ultimately lead to the necessary consistent consensus on combating violent extremism,” he tweeted.
“In solidarity with the Bilour family & ANP I’ve suspended my political activities for today and Peshawar jalsa which was to be held tomorrow. Join ANP in reaffirming elections should be held on time,” the PPP chief added.
ANP chief Haroon Bilour amongst 20 others have been killed in a suicide explosion in Peshawar’s Yakatoot neighbourhood late Tuesday night time.
PPP chief Rubina Khalid additionally mentioned that that the social gathering has introduced three days of mourning with the PPP chief to go to the Bilour family in Peshawar to supply his condolences.
PTI halts KP actions for one-day
Earlier in the day, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) introduced to halt its political actions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for in the future to indicate solidarity with ANP.
The social gathering additionally introduced they are going to be suspending their rally in Peshawar scheduled for July 14 (Saturday).
“Entire country is in mourning after the suicide explosion,” in line with an announcement launched by PTI.
“We have postponed all electoral activities in KP for today (Wednesday),” remarked Fawad Chaudhry.
Haroon Bilour, who was set to contest the July 25 elections from Peshawar’s PK-78 constituency, will probably be buried in Wazir Bagh at 5pm as we speak (Wednesday).
The son of Bashir Ahmed Bilour, a senior ANP determine who, himself, was martyred in a suicide assault in 2012 after a celebration assembly, Haroon was rushed to the hospital in a important situation however succumbed to his wounds shortly after.
He was 47 years previous.