ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Tuesday visited the residence of Colonel Sohail Abid Shaheed who was martyred during an operation against terrorists in Balochistan and expressed his condolences with the bereaved family.
During his visit, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari offered Fateha for the departed soul and prayed for grant of strength and fortitude for the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity.
He paid rich tributes to martyred Sohail Abid and said that the sacrifice like this will never go in vain and peace will dawn upon our beloved country.
Bilawal interacted with the children of Sohail Abid and said that he can feel their loss and pain as his own mother Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto was martyred by terrorists. He spoke to the children and said that they should be proud of their father who gave up his life so that we all could live in peace.
He said that Abid is a national hero and the entire nation will remember him as a valiant soldier of the country.
PPP leaders Senator Sherry Rehman, Syed Nayyar Bukhari, Farhatullah Babar and Jamil Soomro accompanied Bilawal Bhutto Zardari during the visit.