Wednesday Jan 16 2019

PM Imran assures MQM-Pakistan of re-opening sealed party offices


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday assured the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan lawmakers of re-opening their sealed unit and sector offices in the coming days, sources informed Geo News.

The premier assured the MQM leaders that the offices mentioned in the official property documents will be given back to the party in the coming days, in a meeting held at the PM office. 

Federal Minister for Information Technology Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Federal Law Minister Barrister Farogh Naseem and MNA Ameenul Haq represented the MQM-P.

PM Imran promised the MQM-P leaders that their offices situated in Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur and Mirpurkhas will be re-opened in the coming days.

The meeting with the premier came a day after Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry visited the MQM-P headquarters in Karachi.

The MQM-P lawmakers, in the meeting, also demanded the immediate release of its 140 missing workers.

PTI-MQM working committee

The prime minister decided to set up a working committee for the MQM-P and PTI members led by Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, to ensure better co-operation between both the parties over the coming developmental projects.

PM Imran said that he is well aware of the civic issues of the urban Sindh, and the federal government will play its role to address it.

He said that the issues related to the Karachi Circular Railway will be addressed on a priority basis.

The premier agreed to visit Hyderabad to inaugurate a university project.