ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) have struck an agreement to form government in Centre.
The nine-point agreement was signed by PTI’s Arif Alvi and MQM-P’s Faisal Sabzwari.
This was announced by PTI leader Jahangir Tahreen while addressing a joint press conference with MQM-P leaders, who held a meeting with Imran Khan at Bani Gala.
Tareen said, “PTI and MQM have reached an agreement for support.”
Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui said the agreement PTI and MQM-P have struck was constitutional requirement and the need of the country, adding the requirements of democracy and national interest was above the political interest in the deal.
Karachiites have given mandate to PTI and MQM, Khalid Maqbool said and added that both parties will take any step that strengthens democracy.
He went on to say some matters were still pending and will be resolved soon.
MQM respects mandate of all political parties including PTI, we want that our mandate be also respected.
Earlier, MQM-P delegation led by Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui held a meeting with Imran Khan where they assured PTI of support in the centre.