KARACHI Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain has appealed to the people for donations for the holding of its public meeting in Lahore on 10th April at Qazzafi Stadium Road. He said that the MQM was a political party of the common people belonging to the poor and middle class and the expenses of the party had always been paid by public donations. He said that there were no rich feudal lords and big businessmen who had no concern with the problems of the common people. He said that the MQM was making struggle for the establishment of a truly democratic system in the country and wanted to empower the able and educated people for the poor and middle class segment of the society. Altaf Hussain said that keeping in view the limited resources of the party, it was experiencing financial problems for bearing the expenses of such a big public meeting. He appealed to the people to donate generously according to their means and made the public meeting a success. He said that the meeting at Qazzafi Stadium Road would prove to be a watershed in the politics of the province and the country. He said that the donations could be made on the stalls being set up in the MQM Lahore Zone Office. The donations could also be paid into the online account of the MCB Bank. The account number is 0398830801000863 and the branch code is 0073.