Slain MQM candidate Fakhrul Islam was joint unit incharge

KARACHI: A release of MQM here Thursday said the martyred MQM candidate from NA-221, PS – 47 Hyderabad Fakhrul Islam had been affiliated with the MQM for a long time. He belonged to the Pakhtun community. He was greatly devoted to the MQM Founder and Leader Altaf Hussain and was known in the party for his fearlessness and determination.

He was married and has left behind a widow and three children.

He had also been elected as a councillor in the past. He was presently working as the Joint Unit In-charge of Unit 16 of Sector B of MQM in Hyderabad.