Communication & Media Cell, Toronto
March 19th, 2012
The Central organizer of MQM Canada Iqbal Qamar,
Joint Central Organizers Asif Qazi and Masood Hasan and members of central organizing committee have
extended the heartiest congratulations to the founder and leader of MQM Mr. Altaf Hussain, workers and
supporters on 28th Foundation Day of MQM present around the world.
In a joint statement issued from central media cell Toronto they said that the journey of MQM from its humble
beginnings with APMSO in June 11, 1978, at the University of Karachi, led by Altaf Hussain, who later became
the voice of the people. Altaf Hussainís message of "Live And Let The Others Live" was widely appreciated by
the people, and the small APMSO, from its origins at the University of Karachi, was then expanded on to
nationwide success throughout the state of Pakistan, known as MQM - The Muttahida Qaumi Movement, one of the
biggest political parties in Pakistan. MQM raised peopleís consciousness about their rights, and their conditions,
under the guidance of Altaf Hussain.
The 28th anniversary of MQM was celebrated in
various chapters with great
enthusiasm where office bearers, workers, supporters along with large number of men, women and youth from Pakistani community
attended the events and paid tributes to the martyrs of the movement and promised to continue the struggle till the
ideology of founder and leader of MQM Mr. Altaf Hussain reached every
nook and corner of Pakistan.
The loyalty to MQM and respect to its martyrs was observed during the events while attendees prayed for the martyrs
and also prayed for long life for Mr. Altaf Hussain.