Ensure equal treatment for all, MQM tells Nawaz

Updated - December 04, 2021 11:18 pm IST

Published - May 12, 2013 09:06 am IST - Islamabad

Pakistan’s Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) has urged Nawaz Sharif to ensure equal treatment towards all provinces of the country and welfare of the masses without any discrimination, Radio Pakistan reported Sunday.

Felicitating the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and its chief on winning general elections, MQM chief Altaf Hussain in a message called upon Mr. Sharif to make sincere efforts in ensuring prosperity and development of Pakistan after assuming power.

The PML—N emerged as the largest political party in Saturday’s general polls with 117 of the 272 parliamentary seats while Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) remained at the second and third positions respectively, Online news agency reported citing unofficial results late night.

Sharif’s PML—N requires 136 seats to win a simple majority, as official results were due to be declared till last report.

0 / 0
Sign in to unlock member-only benefits!
  • Access 10 free stories every month
  • Save stories to read later
  • Access to comment on every story
  • Sign-up/manage your newsletter subscriptions with a single click
  • Get notified by email for early access to discounts & offers on our products
Sign in

Comments

Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.