KARACHI: Authorities continued their action against illegal MQM offices early Saturday. At least 18 offices were demolished and over 218 sealed in Karachi. At least two illegal MQM offices were razed in Hyderabad on Saturday while 13 sector and 70 unit offices were sealed.
MQM offices constructed on lands allotted for parks and other public places were demolished, while in fresh action party’s unit office situated in Karachi University’s staff colony was evacuated.
Party offices in Landhi, Lines Area, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, New Town, Kharadar, Meetha Dar and Railways Colony were demolished on Saturday. A day ago, MQM offices were demolished in Bhains Colony, Sachchal, Airport, Tariq bin Ziad Society and Quaidabad.
Meanwhile, several banners and posters carrying images of the MQM founder were removed from Hyderabad. Pro-MQM wall chalking was also wiped off.
Speaking to Geo News, Khadim Rind said, “Illegal construction of government property will be razed to the ground.”
In Sukkur two MQM offices at Miani Road in Ghaznavi Park and Pak Colony were razed. Another office in old Sukkur was sealed.