LAHORE - PPP organised a function here yesterday to mark 19th death anniversary of Mir Murtaza Bhutto, the eldest son of party founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.

A good number of party office bearers and workers gathered at Model Town Secretariat, to pay homage to the PPP leader who later formed his own faction of the PPP.

Maulana Yusuf Awan of the Ulema Wing of PPP led the dua after the Quran Khawani. Manzoor Maneka, Suhail Milk, Mian Ayub, Haq Nawaz Khan, Yasir Bara, Bushra Mailk, Lubna Chaudhry advocate were prominent on the occasion.

Party men also prayed for the eternal peace of the martyrs of Peshawar airbase. They also paid rich tributes to the soldiers of the Pakistan army who have been rendering ultimate sacrifices to defeat the menace of extremism and terrorism.