KARACHI - The MQM has launched an awareness campaign against the alleged emergence of Talibanization in the metropolis as well in the Sindh province, The Nation learnt on Monday. Sources told that MQM has started a massive campaign across the metropolis to aware the citizens about the emergence of Talibanization. In this regard, the MQM Rabita Committee members held a meeting with religious scholars of different schools of thoughts to seek their support in order to counter the growing menace. On the other hand, MQM legislators and office bearers are holding meetings with trustees of mosques, seminaries, Imam Bargah's and various communities in the metropolis to enlighten them about the threats of Talibanization in the city. "Despite the negative propaganda against the party from the rival factions, the MQM has not withdrawn its stance against the emergence of Talibanization because local people have given heavy mandate to MQM and this was the responsibility of the party to save the citizens from any threat, a party source said. He told that MQM would not leave the people of the Sindh province alone in the face of threats of Talibanization. He further said that due to the threat of Talibanization, MQM has launched an awareness campaign to aware the masses them about the sensitivity of this issue. The MQM leadership has directed its office bearers to immediately establish surveillance committees at union council level in cooperation with the local residents.