KARACHI - Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Coordination Committee on Tuesday announced to accept the verdict of the Supreme Court on the disqualification of Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani.

The joint meeting of the PPP’s coalition partner, MQM Coordination Committee was simultaneously held in London and Karachi to deliberate on the situation developing in the country after the judgment of the Supreme Court.

The meeting unanimously observed that the MQM believes in the independence of judiciary and regards it with dignity.

The meeting said that the MQM accepts the judgment of the Supreme Court on the disqualification of Gilani.

The MQM is a democratic party and believes that the democratic process must continue in the country, it added.

Confrontation between the institutions should be avoided at every cost as the policy of confrontation would not be in the interest of the country, the meeting stated.

PPP has announced that it will consult all coalition parties before taking any final decision regarding the Supreme Court verdict in the Speaker’s ruling case which disqualified Gilani.