President Asif Ali Zardari held a meeting on Kerry-Lugar (K-L) Bill with senior party leaders here in the Presidency on Friday night.

The meeting was attended by Federal Ministers Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Syed Khurshid Shah, Qamar Zaman Kaira, Nazar Mohammad Gondal, Babar Awan and Naveed Qamar.

According to sources the meeting discussed strategy for defending K-L Bill in the Parliament.

Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi briefed the meeting about his meetings on K-L Bill, with his US counterpart and other officials during his recent US visit.

The present political situation in the country was discussed in the meeting, the Presidential spokesman added.