From Zeeshan Mirza
KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) estranged leader, Jehangir Khan Tareen called on Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader, Dr Farooq Sattar here on Sunday.
During the meeting, political situation in Karachi and all over the country was discussed in detail.
“Tareen and Sattar also decided to hammer out a national agenda for solution of problems and working together to achieve it,” sources privy to the meeting details said.
Farooq Sattar’s meeting with Shehbaz Sharif was also came under the discussion. The two leaders also decided to remain in touch in future, according to sources.
“Seeing Sindh especially Karachi in this condition is painful,” Tareen said.
“Economic problems have aggravated. All politicians have to come forward for national security and stability,” he said.
Farooq Sattar said that the PTI’s estranged leader Jehangir Tareen has agreed on keeping in contact over political issues of national interest.
Farooq Sattar said that he was ready to meet to any person on any fora and place. “I have held meetings with Ishratul Ebad and Shehbaz Sharif for the sake of welfare and progress of people,” Sattar said.
“I am ready to share my agenda of national development with all,” he added.
Dr Farooq Sattar, an ex-convener of the MQM, in October last year called on former Sindh governor Dr Ishratul Ebad in Dubai.
During their meeting, both Sattar and Ebad had agreed to play a constructive role in the politics of the country, particularly in Karachi, besides forming a political front, media reports said.