President Asif Ali Zardari has said settlement strategy will carry on and PPP-MQM coalition will stay.
“ We will carry on to pursue strategy of settlement. PPP-MQM coalition will stay. We will take along all the alliance partners in the choice making process for betterment of the province”, he said this during his meeting with interior minister Rehman Malik at Bilawal house Friday.
President stressed all the allied parties would have to play their role for maintaining law and order situation in Karachi.
President directed Rehman Malik to take all possible steps to ensure peace and security in Karachi. The miscreants be dealt with iron hand, president added.
Rehman Malik briefed the president about the details of the meeting with MQM chief Altaf Hussain in London. He also exchanged views on the security arrangements made at Karachi on the arrival of dead body of MQM leader Imran Farooq.
Rehman Malik told the president Altaf Hussain had held out guarantee to carry on to support Govt for fortification of democratic process in the state.