'Aalam Aur Aalim' - Fauzia withdraws from NA-250 after Musharraf’s disqualification - The News International
Announced while talking to Dr Amir Liaquat Hussain in Geo’s ‘Alam and Alim’ programme
Tuesday, April 23, 2013


KARACHI: Dr Fauzia Siddiqui, head of Aafia Movement and sister of Dr Aafia Siddiqui who is in the US custody on terror charges, on Monday withdrew from NA-250, Karachi after the disqualification of former President Pervez Musharraf.

She made this announcement while talking to Dr Amir Liaquat Hussain in Geo’s ‘Alam and Alim’ programme.Fauzia said she had decided to contest from NA-250, Karachi when she came to know that former dictator Pervez Musharraf was contesting from this constituency.

Fauzia said she had been elected unopposed with the disqualification of Musharraf and therefore there remained no justification for her to contest polls.Fauzia said she had no desire to contest elections but decided to contest polls to give a message for the release of Aafia and to jog the conscious of the nation.
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