Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) is all set to show its political muscle in NA -246 constituency with a huge public gathering in Liquatabad today on Saturday.
According to MQM party sources, The party chief Altaf Hussain will address the workers and leaders.
MQM chief Altaf Hussain on Friday once showed his dissatisfaction toward the party’s central leaders and announced to step down as their leader. However, on insisting party workers, he changed his mind and continue as party head.
On the other hand, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) has finalised all the arrangements for an election rally on Sharah-e-Pakistan on Sunday.
PTI chairman Imran Khan will reach Karachi today to address tomorrow’s public gathering.
Muttahida leaders claimed that today’s rally will be huge and historic, as the political rivals will come to discern disparity between a real rally by a political party and a small gathering. The party sources said the MQM’s candidate Kanwar Naveed Jameel along with other members and leaders of the MQM Rabita Committee will address today’s rally.
The temperature in the NA-246 constituency is at all time high as the traditional political rivals–MQM, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) and the PTI– are making their utmost pitch to attract maximum number of voters by holding public rallies and canvassing from door to door.
The seat fell vacant after MQM’s MNA Nabeel Gabol resigned from the party. He also stepped down as an MNA