KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party on Saturday sought the support of rival Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan for previous head of state Yousuf Raza Gilani on an Islamabad Senate seat and also offered the last that the PPP prepared to withdraw its two nominees in favour of the MQM-P’s prospects
The MQM-P, which is a coalition companion of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf at the centre and opposing Us senate election in Sindh in addition to it and also the Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA), has not responded to the PPP deal claiming the issue would certainly be determined in a meeting of the party’s control board.
A close competition is anticipated between Mr Gilani and Finance Preacher Abdul Hafeez Sheikh of the judgment PTI and both the events had come close to the MQM-P for its seven votes in the National Assembly.
A delegation of PPP’s rural set-up led by Sindh Local Government Minister Syed Nasir Shah and also consisting of Murtaza Wahab, Waqar Mehdi, Sharjeel Memon and also others came to the MQM-P’s temporary head office in Bahadurabad.
All set to take out 2 candidates in favour of the MQM-P’s prospects.
Talking to press reporters after holding a conference, Mr Shah claimed that they concerned the MQM head office on the regulations of PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari and also held discussion with regard to the Us senate election.
“We will support the MQM if it sustains us in the Us senate,” he stated, including that the PPP prepared to withdraw its two prospects versus as numerous MQM-P nominees in Sindh in return for its assistance for Mr Gilani’s Islamabad Senate seat.
He said that the MQM-P would certainly consult its sychronisation board and afterwards communicate its choice to the PPP.
Talking on the occasion, senior MQM-P leader Amir Khan stated that the PPP delegation expressed the desire to competition collectively the March 3 Senate political election in the country. “We have heard their proposition and also we will provide it in the next conference of our coordination committee for a conversation. Whatever the coordination board chooses we will certainly allow the PPP recognize,” he claimed.
He stated during the fulfilling the MQM-P asked the PPP to take meaningful actions to eliminate the feeling of starvation that had been prevailing amongst the people of urban Sindh for the past 12 years as well as also take into consideration introducing development jobs as well as providing employment to young people.
Mr Memon thanked the MQM-P for a cordial welcome and said the PPP would resolve all legit issues of the MQM. “We wish the MQM will give us a favorable response [regarding Senate],” he said.
Elderly MQM-P leader Faisal Subzwari stressed the need of replicating what he called the Punjab model– where all Senate candidates have returned unopposed after the objecting to events got to an understanding– for the Senate political election in Sindh.