Leaders of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) visited the headquarter of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) here on Friday.
PPP leaders, Federal Interior Minister A. Rehman Malik, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Sindh Home Minister Dr. Zulfiqar Mirza, Sindh Minister for Local Government, Agha Siraj Durrani visited MQM’s headquarter at Azizabad here and met with members of the party’s Rabita Committee.
They held a meeting with MQM leaders whose party Chief Altaf Hussain also talked to them via telephone from London.
Deputy Convener MQM Rabita Committee, Dr. Farooq Sattar, Sindh Governor, Dr. Ishrat- ul- Ebad Khan and members the Rabita Committee were also present on the occasion.
Later, the leaders of both the political entities jointly briefed the media persons about their meeting.
Speaking on the occasion, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said unity is need of the hour and we will jointly serve the people.
He said our leadership will take the country on path of progress and prosperity and we will succeed by the grace of Almighty Allah.
The Federal Interior Minister said the provincial government of Sindh and the Federal government are working jointly to resolve the problems of the people and bring about betterment of the country.
Deputy Convener MQM Rabita Committee, Dr. Farooq Sattar said “Altaf Hussain has talked to the PPP leaders via telephone and we and our Chief Altaf Hussain welcomed them to headquarter of our party.”
He said the visit of the PPP leaders to “nine-zero” is the result of the vision of the leaderships of both the parties.
He said we have renewed the commitment, which had been made by us about three years ago.
Dr. Farooq Sattar said Altaf Hussain has directed the MQM-associated Sindh Ministers to consider themselves as the members of the team of Sindh CM.
Speaking on the occasion, Sindh CM, Syed Qaim Ali Shah thanked the MQM leaders for giving them a welcome.
He said we will resolve all the problems through our joint efforts.