Pakistan News, Benazir Bhutto Death Anniversary: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, 24-year-old son of President Asif Ali Zardari, who shares the post of Chairman of the Pakistan People’s Party with his father, has chosen his mother’s fifth death anniversary to make a formal debut in politics.
The formal entry of Bilawal into active politics is expected at Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting of the party to be held at Garhi Khuda Bux today (Thursday).
Reports said during today’s speech, the Bilawal is also expected to make public a report on the investigation into Benazir Bhutto’s assassination.
Bilawal will be handed charge of his party’s campaign for next year’s general elections whereas he cannot contest elections till he is 25. He will turn 25 in September 2013.
President Zardari too will make a speech at the event to be held outside the Bhutto family’s mausoleum near the PPP’s stronghold of Naudero.
General Elections are due in Pakistan anytime after March next year when the current National Assembly will complete its five-year term. Agencies