LAHORE: PPPP Punjab President Mian Manzoor Ahmed Khan Wattoo has said former President Asif Ali Zardari learned from adversity like a true philosopher king and his services for democracy would be remembered in the history of the country.
Talking to APP he said Asif Zardari displayed unprecedented political sagacity and wisdom during his five-year tenure as president.
Expressing the hope that President Mamnoon Hussain would uphold the great tradition set by his predecessor he said,”The dusk of September 8, 2013 will usher in a new era of democratic values, reconciliation in politics and ridding the Constitution of undemocratic amendments in the country”.
Wattoo said Asif Zardari’s term was marked by political dialogue, reconciliation and freedom of speech in the realm of Pakistani politics, adding that he would be remembered as trend setter of a democratic culture of tolerance and political maturity.
PPP would now be strengthened in Punjab under the dynamic leadership of Asif Ali Zardari and Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Wattoo said.