PETERBOROUGH: Former President PPP Peterborough Chaudhry Abdul Aziz has joined Pakistan Tehreek Insaf (PTI).
He made the announcement regarding joining PTI in a well attended gathering arranged in a local hotel. The function was arranged by Chaudhry Shaukat Farid former MLA candidate of AJK.
Chaudhry Abdul Aziz addressing the gathering said it was a tough decision for him to leave PPP, as he has served the party in different capacities. “PPP and its leadership give us vision but it is unfortunate that after martyrdom of Benazir Bhutto party was hijacked and people who occupied party had no relation with party in past”, he added.
It is tragic the people involved in martyrdom of Benazir Bhutto are free while sincere party workers are suffering even after party completed its five year term in government, he said.
He said he took the decision of joining PTI after consultation with all friends. “Pakistan is a lucky nation it has got a visionary leader like Imran Khan and I am proud to be in Imran Khan’s team,” he added.
Col (Retd) Muhammad Qayyum, Chaudhry Muhammad Afsar, Chaudhry Abdul Hameed, Chaudhry Zafar Iqbal also addressed the gathering.