Although he has many differences with Pakistan People’s Party but still he is a part of PPP and has been talking against the chairman of PPP Asif Ali Zardari lately.
Other than talking against Asif Ali Zardari, Zulfiqar Mirza has once again made it to news by attacking a police station in Badin. According to news sources, he along with his few supporters has attacked a police station to free one of his supporters who was arrested by police in Mehran Chowk area of Badin.
Zulfiqar Mirza went there and argued with the DSP. He broke the glass of the DSP table and his mobile as well. Failed in getting his supporter free, Zulfiqar Mirza ordered his supporters to take down all the advertising boards of PPP MNAs and MPAs in the area. Moreover all his supporters gathered around the police station.
When the news spread, supporters of PPP also gathered around the police station and situation suggest that supporters of both sides might clash with each other. Situation might get worse as DSP Abdul Qadir Samun has asked for additional forces and Zulfiqar Mirza’s supporters having equipped with weapons are forcing to shut down the markets. According to Zulfiqar Mirza, this arrest is political and he will fight against it.
Zulfiqar Mirza has been the interior minister during Zardari’s regime and currently he is in news due to his negative comments against former president Asif Ali Zardari. They were once considered very close to each other.
Not only he was interior minister during Asif Ali Zardari regime as president, his wife Fehmida Mirza was Speaker of the National Assembly as well. She was the first-ever woman to take oath as Speaker of the National Assembly in Pakistan.