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Rauf Siddiqui

Rauf Siddiqui is a politician in current Sindh Assembly and is associated with left wing famous political party Muttahida Quami Movement. He belongs to constituency PP-103 Karachi-XV. He has travelled to Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States. He follows Islam as religion and speaks Urdu as language.

Career of Muhammad Abdur Rauf Siddiqui

He is a senior politician who takes keen interest in solving the problems of his people. Currently he is serving as a Member of Standing Committee on Co-operatives. Due to his many years of struggle as politician he has served Government of Sindh as politician many times previously.

He has served in Government of Sindh as Minister of Excise and Taxation from January 2003 to March 2004, as Minister of Home and Co-ordination from July 2004 to June 2006, as Minister of Culture, Tourism and Social Welfare from September 2006 to November 2007 and as Minister for Industry and Commerce from 2008 to 2013.

Baldia factory fire case: ATC summons more witnesses on Jan 23

KARACHI: Senior leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), Rauf Siddiqui, appeared before the anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Saturday in Baldia factory fire case, reported ARY News. MQM workers Rehman alias Bhoola, Zubair, and others also appeared before the ATC. The court recorded statements of five witnesses of the incident. Witnesses told the court that a fire ‘suddenly’ erupted at the factory and they jumped out of window to save their lives. Heirs of four of the deceased victims said they came through…

Elections 2018: MQM’s Rauf Siddiqui to face off Zardari in Nawabshah

NAWABSHAH: The elections 2018 will bring along some sought-after contests between seasoned politicians from provincial and National Assembly constituencies. One such contest is expected between Rauf Siddiqui of Mutta­hida Qaumi Movement-Pak­is­­tan (Bahadurabad group) and Pakistan Peoples’ Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari in NA-213 Nawabshah. The MQM-P leader who has his roots in Nawabshah, will have to take on former president Zardari. Mr Siddiqui will also contest for PS-38 Nawabshah city, the seat for which Muttahida…

MQM’s Rauf Siddiqui gets married in Makkah

MAKKAH, Saudi Arabia: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Rauf Siddiqui, 56, has entered a marital bond at a simple gathering at the Grand Mosque in Makkah on Thursday. Reports say that his marriage was solemnized by Saudi cleric Abdul Nawaf. Siddiqui would turn 57 on April 15. Siddiqui is associated with the Mutahidda Qaumi Movement for over three decades and has been elected as member of Sindh Assembly thrice – first in 2002, then 2008 and 2013, respectively. He was last elected as provincial legislator on…

Rangers seek indictment of Rauf Siddiqui in Baldia factory fire case

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers on Monday have filed a request in an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) to indict Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Rauf Siddiqui in the Baldia factory fire case. The paramilitary force has adopted a stance that it is important to investigate the MQM leader in light of Rehman Bhola’s revelation during an interrogation. Rangers’ prosecutor Sajid Mehboob asserted that Siddiqui’s name has also been mentioned in the Joint Investigation Team (JIT)’s report in the case. According to the prosecutor,…

PPP’s Saeed Ghani secures victory in PS-114 by-election

KARACHI: According to unofficial and unconfirmed results, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP)’s Saeed Ghani won the by-elections for the Sindh Assembly constituency PS-114 here on Sunday, ARY News reported. The PPP candidate has reportedly bagged more than 23,800 votes. The party supporters resorted to celebrations as congratulations poured in after the unofficial results of all the 92 polling stations were announced. Finally we did Salute to the great people of #PS114 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏@BBhuttoZardari @AseefaBZ @BakhtawarBZ…

What country’s politicians said about Bilawal’s marriage?

KARACHI: Senior politicians from different political parties advised, wished and prayed for Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari after he opened up before media on Saturday about his marriage, ARY News reported. Ayaz Sadiq lauds Bilawal's decision Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq said he liked Bilawal Bhutto speaking about marriage. He also prayed for his healthy and long life. “Ma sha Allah! Bilawal is a very smart, handsome and good-looking young man from a noble family. He will not…