Irum Azeem Farooque, an MQM MPA, in her tweet on Wednesday, claimed that she was being threatened by MQM USA workers. She added that she has the evidence and will report those involved.
— Irum Azeem Farooque (@Irumf) August 24, 2016
Citing attack on media and chanting anti-state slogans during the party’s hunger strike in Karachi, as reasons for her resignation, Mrs Farooqui said that she had already resigned two days ago but didn’t disclose it because of the party’s ongoing hunger strike.
Today I resign Already did it two days ago but didn’t disclosed Bec of the Hunger strike After watching the videos I feel very embarrassed
— Irum Azeem Farooque (@Irumf) August 22, 2016
“Pakistan Zindabad, I condemn those who call it Murdababad,” Irum tweeted later on.