ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar thanked leadership of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Sunday for postponing the protest demonstration over Altaf Hussain’s NIC issuance, ARY News reported.
Ishaq Dar made phone call to MQM Member Senator Babar Ghauri, who is in London and expressed gratitude for not conducting protest over the issue.
The Minister said Prime Minister Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif has advised to solve Altaf Hussain’s NIC matter at earliest and in a pleasant way.
Earlier, MQM Rabita Committee (RC) called off its protest over issuance of party Chief’s NIC following government’s assurance to resolve the matter appropriately.
The decision of postponing protest was taken in a joint meeting of MQM RC in London and Karachi.