MULTAN: Son of former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani, Ali Haider Gilani on Tuesday arrived in Multan, his hometown, where he received a rapturous welcome.
Hundreds of party activists and supporters gathered to see him for the first time in three years. They waived party flags and chanted slogans in support of Gilani family. Many were overjoyed and danced to drum beats to express their feelings on the occasion.
While speaking to the media, Ali Haider Gilani said that he was happy to be among his own people. He expressed gratitude to Almighty Allah and said that it would not have been possible without patience and prayers.
The recently freed son of former PM thanked all those who prayed for him and said that the pain he endured would wither away but the memories will remain forever.