The effects of the arrests was seen clearly in the parliamentary elections , when Nawaz Sharif failed to secure support back in those two provinces. When she was Prime Minister, she used to carry a baby Bilawal in her arms, even to official functions, much to her aides' consternation. While her cavalcade was making its way through a crowd in Karachi, two bombs went off , killing and injuring I had not asked for this role; I had not asked for this mantle. In , the media reported a sting operation and political scandal, codenamed Midnight Jackal , in which former members of ISI hatched a plan to topple the Bhutto government. She was close friend of Dr Safdar Abbasi and his wife Nahid khan.