Jamaat-e-Islami JI Sind chapter amir Dr Mairajul Huda, General Secretary Karachi Naseem Siddiqui, Syed Bilal and Raja Arif Sultan on Friday filed nomination papers for national and provincial assembly seats.
Dr Mairaj filed the nomination papers for NA245, Syed Bilal for NA244, Arif Sultan for NA250 and NA251 while Naseem Siddiqui for PS101.
A large number of JI leaders and workers were present on the occasion.
Talking to media, Dr Mairaj said that the JI is contesting the general elections with the slogan for peace and prosperity of Pakistan, particularly Karachi.
â€œJI after coming into power will end target killing, extortion and terrorism In Karachi and give opportunities of employment, education and health to all.â€