Islamabad March 22, 2016: On the 87th birth anniversary of Begum Nusrat Bhutto President PPPP and former President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari has paid glowing tribute to Begum Nusrat Bhutto calling her “an icon and a true national asset”.
The former First Lady of Pakistan Begum Sahiba will be remembered for personally leading a heroic struggle against anti-people forces of exploitation at a time when few had the courage to do so, he said.
In the course of heroic struggle she endured scars on her mind and body he said adding also “today these scars shine as glittering medallions ever worn by a woman in the course of political struggle”.
Standing tall in the country’s history of political struggle Maadr-i-Jamhooriat Begum Nusrat Bhutto is an icon and a true national asset. Her example of courage, tolerance and endurance will continue to inspire democracy loving people to strive for lofty goals, he said.
On the occasion of her birth anniversary while we pay her homage let us also rededicate ourselves to the principles for which the Begum Sahiba struggled throughout her life and also suffered so much, Zardari said.