MINORITIES TO OBSERVE BLACK DAY TODAY AGAINST MEDIA TRIAL OF BB,ZARDARI. From Abbas Kassar
08 Aug 2003
HYDERABAD,August 09,2003: All Pakistan Minority Alliance Sindh has announced to observed black day on today (Sunday) against the media trial of Benazir Bhutto chairperson of Pakistan Peoples Party and her husband Asif Ali Zardari by the present gove
This was announced by Saleem Khokhar former MPA and president All Pakistan Minority Alliance Sindh while addressing press conference at press club here on Saturday.He was accompanied by Ariel Frank,Samuel Xvier and Yousuf Gill.Saleem Khokhar the media trial of Benazir Bhutto and Asif Zardari as conspiracy to tarnish their image aimed at stop PPP from playing positive role in politics of Pakistan.He asked General Mushraf to forget that they will ward off the love for BB among the people of Pakistan as he said she was not only the a symbol of PPP but also of federation and its solidarity.He warned if her way was attempted to be blocked,it will leave negative effects on federation of Pakistan,democratic institutions and politics. As political ally of PPP,the APMA expressed full
confidence in leadership of Mohtama Benazir Bhutto,he said and added that they would continue struggle for democracy and rights of minorities under her leadership.
He also said if General Mushraf tried to get support for Kala Bagh Dam from people of Sindh by giving them one bag of flour it was his mistake. He said APMA demands end of media trial of BB and Zardari and withdrawal of all cases against them. He also demanded release of all political prisoners including Asif Zardari. He said the Swiss decision against BB was not verdict of court but findings of magistrate whom he alleged of having secret deal with Pakistan government.He also said that a delegation from APMA will visit the Swiss embassy in Pakistan and apprise it of the sentiments of people of Pakisatan against the decision of Swiss magistrate.