MQM Pakistan Bahadurabad faction finalized the candidates from Karachi for General Election 2018.
MQM Pakistan Rabita Committee finalized the candidates for Pakistan Election 2018 from Karachi. According to sources, Ali Raza Abidi will face Imran Khan in NA-243. Usama Qadri will contest against Mustafa Kamal in NA-253. However, Mahfooz Yaar Khan will compete against Bilawal Bhutto Zardari in NA-246.
Dr Farooq Sattar will contest Pakistan Election 2018 from NA-245 and NA-247. On the other side, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui will contest upcoming elections from NA-255.
However, Dr Farooq Sattar excused himself for election ticket. He said that he did not aspire to contest the General Election 2018. He further added that he requested the Bahadurabad faction to look upon the matter.
Dr Farooq Sattar addressed a press conference a few hours after the Bahadurabad faction finalized the candidates who will contest the upcoming elections. He said that the decision regarding the application should be decided till the evening. Dr Farooq Sattar revealed that he received warm welcome from the Bahadurabad faction. He further added that MQM Pakistan is a single party with Kite as its only electoral symbol.