Impartial inquiry into Khairpur killing: Bilawal

WEB DESK: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party has stressed for an impartial inquiry into the Daraza Sharif incident in Khairpur and the culprits involved in it should be ferreted out for severe punishment.

He was talking to Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah who called on him at Bilawal House today and briefed him about Daraza incident and the Local Bodies election results of eight districts of the province where polling was held on Saturday. Senator Sherry Rehman was also present on the occasion.

Syed Qaim Ali Shah informed the PPP Chairman that an independent group and an opposition party had fielded candidates in Daraza Sharif Union Council against each other as PPP had not nominated any candidate in the said UC.

He said that investigations have started into the incident by senior and impartial police officers while Judicial Inquiry has also been ordered.

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that such incidents were harmful for the growth of democracy and the administration should take proper measures to avert such incidents in the next phases of Local Bodies elections.

Chief Minister also briefed the Chairman about district-wise election results and congratulated him on an overwhelming majority in Larkana, Sukkur, Qambar-Shahdadot, Jacobabad, Shikarpur, Khairpur, Kashmore-Kandhkot and Ghotki districts.

Source: Business Recorder