Khairpur: Gov not responsible for deaths

KHAIRPUR: Senior Provincial Minister for Information Nisar Khuhro on Monday said that the provincial government is not responsible for the deaths of 12 people in Ranipur.

Talking to media outside hospital after meeting the ailing PPP leader Makhdoom Amin Fahim, Nisar Khuhro said that Amin Fahim is the power and strong pillar of the party.

He hoped that the ailing leader will be well soon. The minister said that the government cannot be held responsible for the deaths of 12 people in Ranipur during the first phase of local bodies’ elections. He said that those people are responsible who opened firing at the rival.

During polls on Saturday, a clash between rival party workers, PPP and PML-F left 12 people dead.