Hailed as ‘Daughter of the East’ and a strong democratic force unflinchingly standing up against dictatorial regime in the yesteryears, Pakistan’s former prime minister Benazir Bhutto (late) is being remembered today on her 65th birth anniversary.
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is arranging programmes in different cities to mark the birth anniversary of their fallen leader. The main event will be held in Larkana in which PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and other party leaders will address the workers, said PPP Sindh President Nisar Ahmed Khuhro.
Benazir was born on 21st June 1953 in Karachi to Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Nusrat Bhutto. She belonged to an influential political family which became a dynasty in Pakistan.
She left for the esteemed Harvard University at the age of 16 to pursue her higher education. After receiving her undergraduate degree at Harvard, she got enrolled in England’s Oxford University.