Karachi. 13.6.2016: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Parliamentary leader in the Senate of Pakistan Senator Saeed Ghani, Sindh Chief Ministers Special Assistants Rashid Rabbani, Waqar Mehdi, Najmi Alam and Manzoor Abbas have vehemently condemned the PTI councilor and workers for attacking PPP MPA Shamim Mumtaz. The PTI councilor and workers have demanded money in extortion from Mumtaz.
In a statement issued from PPP Media Cell Sindh, they said that it is no new thing that the PTI is already famous for insulting women on all occasions. The attack on Mumtaz and PPP workers is a candid portrayal of the violent mindset of the PTI, which need to be addressed. The PTI leadership should pay attention on the overall attitude of its party workers.
They said the attack on Mumtaz and PPP workers has instilled a strong wave of anger across the party. However, on the directives of PPP top leadership, the PPP workers have showed no reaction or else the situation might have escalated and worsened.
they said that PPP has a policy of zero tolerance on any kind of torture against women and would not sit calm and quite over this sad issue as the PPP lawmakers would raise this issue in the assembly and on all available fora.
They asked the Inspector General of Police, Sindh to bring those who attacked PPP MPA Mumtaz and workers to task.