Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi is going to hold the Karachi Declaration Convention today (Sunday), here at Bag-e-Jinnah to unveil it’s future course of action and way forward to resolve the burning issues of Karachi. Engr Naeemur Rehman will be delivering the key note address and the Karachi Declaration. A large number of people, belonging to all walks of life are expected to join the convention as the JI has concluded it’s publicity campaign for the much talked event. Arrangements have also been finalized for the program at the venue. A separate enclosure has been setup for women at Bag-e-Jinnah. Other arrangements to facilitate the participants have also been made. Press gallery was also setup to facilitate the media.
Engr Naeemur Rehman here on Saturday while campaigning for the event appealed Karachiites to join the convention along with their families. He said that the program will be representing the aspirations of Karachiites. The JI’s future course of action and timeline will also be announced at the event, he said.
The JI leader said that the party has been struggling for the rights of Karachi and Karachiites since long whereas the upcoming local government elections to be held on January 15 will be a big turn in the journey of the JI’s Karachi Rights Movement.
Over 100 publicity camps and trucks were arranged in the city. The JI Karachi chief also visited several areas in the city in order to drum up support for the event. During his campaign the JI leader shed light in detail on the contribution of the JI for Karachi and Karachiites. A documentary featuring the measures taken for the progress and development of the city during the tenure of Nematullah Khan was also played at the camps.