JUI-F Senator Talha Mahmood Joins PPP


ISLAMABAD: Senior leader and Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam-F (JUI-F) Senator Talha Mahmood officially joined the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Tuesday.

In a press conference held in Islamabad, Talha Mahmood announced his departure from JUI-F and his decision to align with PPP, alongside other PPP leaders.

Senator Talha emphasized his decision to join PPP amidst the country s severe crisis, stating that it is incumbent upon all to contribute towards resolving the challenges faced by the nation.

He highlighted during his 18-year-long political career, he did not take salary, perks and privileges and served the nation.

Talha Mahmood said he was invited to join PPP during a long meeting with the President of Pakistan, Asif Ali Zardari.

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He said the focus of his former party, Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) is on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan, while there is no major contribution of the party in Punjab and Sindh.

To a query, Mahmood said he did not mention anything about having differences with JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman. However, he said, there was no better political floor than the PPP right now.

Talha Mahmood also accused Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf of stealing his mandate in the general elections 2024.

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