Apprised PM Imran of Karachi’s woes, says Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui
KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday met leaders of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) during his visit to Karachi.
Talking to reporters after the meeting, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui said the MQM-P leadership discuss a range of issues pertaining to Karachi and Sindh with the prime minister.
The prime minister was apprised about MQM-P’s reservation on the result of census, case of missing persons and overall situation in Karachi, he added.
“Karachi needs $500 billion. This city should get the package it deserves. The cities of Sindh are being neglected for the past 70 years. We have presented Karachi’s case to the prime minister,” said the MQM-P leader.
Earlier, the prime minister chaired a high-level meeting in Karachi Sunday to review progress made so far on federal government funded projects and law and order in the city.
President Dr Arif Alvi, Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Corps Commander Karachi, DG Rangers Sindh and other high officials attended the meeting.