He urges MQM chief to join the government for strengthening democracy.
Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad Khan on Friday called on President Zardari at President’s House and discussed with him law and order situation in Karachi and other issues. Sources said that during the meeting, President Zardari telephoned MQM Chief Altaf Hussain in London and extended invitation to him for rejoining government by MQM.
Zardari said that MQM joining of government would strengthen democracy in the country, saying that both the parties could better face the challenge of extremisms and terrorism by joining hands.
During his meeting with Sindh Governor, the president deplored over the loss or lives and properties in Karachi and said those elements involved in killing of innocent people did not deserve any leniency. He directed the provincial government of Sindh to take across the board action against the miscreants and criminals involved in the killings irrespective of their party affiliation.