KARACHI: MQM leader Ail Raza Abidi announced that he was resigning from his party and National Assembly seat.
His decision came shortly after MQM-P leader Farooq Sattar and PSP head Mustafa Kamal held a joint press conference in Karachi and announced launching a new political party to contest the next general elections.
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Reacting to the new political developments, Ali Raza Abidi tweeted that this is not what he believed and stood far.
Abidi, who is in Karbala for Chehlum, announced to quit MQM-P and NA-251 seat.
Ladies n Gentlemen from the Holy land of Karbala, I announce to quit MQMP n resign from NA251 as this is not what I believed in n stood for.
— Syed Ali Raza Abidi (@abidifactor) November 8, 2017