Fiaz Ahmed has sent his resignation to the MQM
's International Secretariat to the party's founding leader, expressing his reasons for resignation.
Haroon said that his party's door is open for the disgruntled MQM-Pakistan leaders."MQM
's alternative has come inKarachi.
Resultantly, the attendance of the conference had to remain confined only to MQM
Earlier, in a press conference, MQM-Haqiqi chairman Afaq Ahmed proposed for a dialogue between his party and the rival then- Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM
) for the 'resolution of issues faced by Mohajirs'.
They said that MQM
would sit on the treasury benches after voting for PTI chief Imran Khan for the prime minister slot, but will not immediately get any ministries.
However, Sahibzada Abul Khair Mohammad Zubair as a Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal (MMA) candidate made history in the 2002 elections by beating the MQM
's Aftab Ahmed ShaAikh.
In the previous elections, MQM
's Sultan Ahmed Khan won in 2002 from the first constituency of the district, NA-243 while Abdul Waseem won in 2008 and 2013.
Ghauri has served as the federal minister for ports and shipping, as well as a lawmaker in the provincial and national assemblies, and the Senate.When asked if he has resigned from MQM-London, Ghauri said: there is only one MQM
and that is in London".
has won the elections with a clean sweep from 1987 to 2015, but the situation changed on August 22, 2016.
Haroon said MQM
failed to deliver for its voters and was engaged in infighting on Senate tickets.
A petitioner, Maulvi Iqbal Haider has filed a petition in SHC taking the plea that that leaders and supporters of MQM
are involved in anti-state activities.
's founder was detached with the party in August following a speech that was termed provocative and inciting against the country.