Protection of Pakistan Ordinance is a draconian law: Sabzwari

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Faisal Sabzwari said that the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance (PPO) is a draconian law and it has started showing its effects, this law will be used against political figures, Aaj News reported on Monday.

While talking to the media outside Sindh Assembly, Faisal Sabzwari said that MQM has been bearing search operation since 1992. He said that MQM had not demanded to introduce a strict law like PPO to defeat the criminals. He expressed his concern over the illegal arrest of MQM workers and release of Taliban prisoners.

Sabzwari said that six of his party workers went missing and might be killed by agencies.

Sabzwari said, “The Sindh government must tell us about our party workers as it is responsible.”

It is pertinent to know that the PPO has been criticized bitterly the MQM and other parties these days.

Faisal Subzwari further said that his party will present a resolution against the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance (PPO) in Sindh Assembly.