Dr Asim Hussain appointed PPP Karachi president



By Nasir Mahmood

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party, Bilawal Bhutto has appointed Dr. Asim Hussain as Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) president for Karachi. An announcement made by the party spokesman in this regard yesterday also stated that the PPP Chairman has also appointed SaeedGhani1as General Secretary & Syeda Shehla Raza as Information Secretary of PPP Karachi. Dr Asim, a former petroleum minister and chairman of the Sindh Higher Education Commission, is languishing in detention for over a year on a number of charges out of which not a single has been proved as yet. Amir Shehzad, the spokesman for Dr Asim Hussain has stated that Dr Asim thanked Bilawal Bhutto for his appointment as Karachi Division President. He said that he will do his best to bring more strength for the party in Karachi, and fortify the democratic norms in coordination with other political parties in the country. PPP has sacrificed very much for the restoration of democracy, he will also offer his best services for the peace and betterment in Karachi, the spokesman added.