MQM puts forward nomination for caretaker PM


The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) nominated former governor of the State Bank of Pakistan Dr Ishrat Husain and Justice (retd) Nasir Aslam Zahid for the position of caretaker prime minister on Friday.

Husain is currently the dean and director of the Institute of Business Administration in Karachi, the oldest business school in Asia.

Justice Nasir has been a robust defender of people’s rights and one of the most respected names of the country’s superior judiciary.

MQM leader, Farooq Sattar wrote a letter to opposition leader Chaudhry Nisar to confirm the nominations.