By Raza Ruman
A video showing former president Ghulam Ishaq Khan meeting with political leadership ahead of 1988 general elections.
Young Benazir Bhutto, Nawabzada Nasrullah Khan, Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Akbar Bugti, Samiul Haq and a couple of others were seen holding meeting with Ghulam Ishaq.
The purpose of releasing this video doesn’t seem to have any purpose apparently. But it does revive the old memories.
It was the time Benazir Bhutto was thinking of coming to power after the plane crash of Gen Ziaul Haq.
Viral Video showing former president Ghulam Ishaq Khan meeting with Benazir Bhutto, Nawaz Sharif and other leaders
On the other hand Nawaz Sharif being the darling of the establishment was making his way to become Punjab chief minister.
Ishaq after two years or so sent packing the government of Benazir and brought the darling of establishment — Nawaz Sharif — to power.
This Ishaq had a fight with Nawaz in a period of over two years and in 1993 polls Benazir returned to power.
But to the surprise of many Benazir’s handpicked Jiala Farooq Laghari became a pawn at the hands of the establishment and dissolved the government of his own party.Leghari joined the list of Mir Sadiq and Mir Jaffar.
Ishaq known for a power hungry tool always used at the hands of the establishment. PAK DESTINY