KARACHI: Chairman of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) PBI wing Farooq Sattar on Monday clearly said that the minus-chief formula is accepted.
Addressing a separate rally of Foundation Day at Liaquatabad flyover, Sattar mentioned sacrifices rendered by the party workers. He said that minus-chief 2 formula is being conspired in the party.
He also rejected the resignation of Kamran Tessori who decided to part ways to end division in party. He also announced to start campaign for general elections.
MQM-P had earlier divided into two groups after a dispute over the party’s nominations for Senate election. Two senior members, Farooq Sattar and Amir Khan.
It was reported that Sattar suggested the name of Kamran Tessori for the Senate ticket which was opposed by Amir Khan and his faction. Later on both senior members had called separate party meetings till now.
The coordination committee had wrote to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to withdraw authority of Dr Farooq Sattar, and removed him from the position of convener. It had earlier removed Tessori from the committee.