NADEEM MALIK LIVE
TOPIC- LOCAL BODY ELECTIONS
GUESTS- BARISTER SAIF, QAMAR ZAMAN KAIRA, SHAFQAT MAHMOOD
BARISTER SAIF OF MQM said that MQM is considered to be a power of Karachi that is why two political parties have formed the coalition against it. He said that such two parties have formed coalition against MQM in Karachi that have ideological differences between them. He said that in the South District of Karachi MQM election campaign is barred and its candidates are being arrested by the rangers.
He said that if some Pakistani is involved in a crime in other country a case can be registered against him in the country. He said that the matter that will be considered will be that how much planning has been done for some crime in Pakistan.
He said that the allegations are always labeled against MQM but nothing has been proved in the court ever.
He said that PTI won the elections in KPK because of their control on beaurocracy in the province. He said that PTI lost in Haripur because they had no control on beaurocracy there. He said that PTI talks against the heritor politics but gave ticket of vice chairman in Islamabad to the sister of Jahangir Tareen. He said that establishment is trying to help PTI win the local body elections in Karachi.
He said that Karachi is the base of politics for MQM and party will win local body elections there.
QAMAR ZAMAN KAIRA OF PPPP said that MQM is a reality of Karachi and every one recognize it. He said that MQM will have an edge in the local body elections against its rivals. He said that PPPP will win the local body elections from Layari with a clear margin despite of all kind of opposition.
He said that one thing is very threatening for the country that beaurocracy is standing with PML-N in Punjab and PPPP in Sindh.
He said that the two days prior to elections Ch Nisar statement to register the case against MQM workers is not a good gesture.
He said that MQM accused in NA-246 also that establishment is trying to make PTI winner but won the election there with clear majority.
He said that PPPP can not produce good results in local body elections in Karachi except for some areas it has its presence. He said that he hopes that PPPP will produce better results from south Punjab.
He said that the government did not hold the elections because of the local body ordinance but because of the push of the SC.
He said that people elected in local body elections will have no authority they are not rendered any authority.
SHAFQAT MAHMOOD OF PTI said that MQM is strong political party of Karachi but PTI got 0.8 million votes there in the last elections.
He said that MQM is trying to present itself in Karachi as a victim with a planed strategy. He said that PTI is confident that it can produce respectful results from Karachi.
He said that Imran Khan always makes confession of his mistakes whereas MQM never does it.
He said that PTI will give a nice surprise in the results of local body elections of Karachi and will from South Punjab as well.