MQM Houston Unit observes Yum-e-Tashukur (day of Gratitude ). Names of the new unit committee announced. (9/23/2005)

MQM Houston Unit observed the Yum-e-Tashuqkar last Friday to thanks Almighty for giving a historic victory of Haq Parast Group during the recent local bodiesí elections in Pakistan. The MQM USA Care Taker Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui was the guest of honor. Mr. Ajaz Siddiqui, In-Charge Central Organizing Committee MQM-USA, Mr. Farhat Khan, Joint In-Charge Central Organizing Committee and Mr. Zafar Kamal, Member Central Organizing Committee were also present along with the In-Charge of MQF-USA Mr. M. Huda. The Counsel General of Pakistan, Honorable Mr. G. R Balooch also attended the function. The program was attended by more than 250 workers, volunteers, friends, family members, and city dignitaries, office bearers of various political, non-political and religious groups.  

The program was started with the recitation of holy Quran followed by the welcoming note and Dua by the MC of the program, Maqsood Alam. MC thanks Almighty God for glorious victory of Haq Parast Group all over the Pakistan. Mr. Huda, In-Charge MQF-USA reiterate the appeal of Quid-e-Tahreek to donate in MQF, in order to continue the work process of MQM. Mr. Mohammed Zaheer, Unit In-Charge (Houston) thanks all guests and added that on a very short notice and during the week day, our respected guests spared sometime from their busy schedule to mark this day of gratitude with MQM. He informed the audience the wining local bodiesí positions in Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkar, Nawabshah and remaining areas of interior Sindh. Mr. Zafar Kamal briefly explained the reorganization of Central Organizing Committee and future goals and objectives. Mr. Farhat Khan, Joint In-Charge Central Organizing Committee announced the new restructure of MQM Houston Unit as follows; 

Mohammed Zaheer                  Unit In-Charge

Maqsood Alam                        Joint Unit In-Charge

Humaira Najmi                         Joint Unit In-Charge

Akhlaq Hussein                        Member

Sultan Umar                             Member

Faheem Siddiqui                       Member

Kunwar Anjum Ahmed             Member 

Syed Nayyar Izfar                    Member Texas Committee

Syed M. Najmi                        Member Texas Committee 

Majid Wahab                           In-Charge MQF Ė Houston

Moid Khan                               In-Charge Karachi Club & Social Activities

Syed Amir-ul-Hassan               In-Charge Ghawarah-e-Adab

At the end Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui briefly touched upon the current political situation of Pakistan and future role of MQM. He further added that the victory of Haq Parast Group in recent elections is a continuation of the general publicís trust on MQM polices and leadership. At the end Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui thanks the Governor Sindh, Chief Minister Sindh, Chief Election Commissioner and the law enforcing agencies for uninterrupted and peace full elections without any incident and killings. He congratulates the winning candidates and extends full support in future. Dr. Siddiqui also requested all supporters, party workers, sympathizers, friends and family members to remember those in our prayers who laid down their lives during the 1992 operations.