Dr Ishratul Ebad declines Zardari’s offer to join PPP
DUBAI – Former Sindh governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan on Thursday said that co-chairperson of Pakistan People s Party (PPP) Asif Zardari offered him to join his party which he declined.
In an exclusive conversation with Dunya News, he further said that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was notorious for having terrorists, extortionists, target killers and land grabbers in its ranks but all those terrorists were now part of Pak Sarzameen Party.
When asked about his opinion regarding the next general elections Dr Ishratul Ebad said that the candidates backed by MQM-London faction would win majority of seats in the metropolis.
Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan served as governor of Karachi for 17 long years before being replaced by justice Saeed UZ Zaman Siddiqui last year. He has been the longest-serving governor in Sindh.
Ebad, after leaving office went to Dubai where his meetings with former president Asif Ali Zardari gave a clue that he might join Pakistan Peoples Party.