ISLAMABAD - Sensing the rising political temperature in the country, the main religio-political forces have increased political activities as their leadership is hinting them to get ready for next elections.

The main religio-parties including Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) have intensified their political activities in different area of the country keeping in mind ‘sudden election schedule announcement’, it was learnt reliably.

The party leaderships have asked the party workers to increase public contacts in their constituencies as the efforts for restoration of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) is also getting momentum. “We believe that only elections are not solution of the problems but have been asked to intensified political activities with proper public contacts,” said JUI-F spokesman Maulana Amjad talking to TheNation.From Southern Punjab (DG Khan) to Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) public meetings would be organised in the coming days. JUI-f have scheduled its next public meetings in Multan, DG Khan, Mansehra, Mardan, Karachi, Lahore and Gujranwala, he added. While, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) have also increased public meetings as in Sunday’s rally it also shared its manifesto in Lahore. It is relevant to mention here that religio-political forces are also making the efforts for the restoration of Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA) and in this regards its erstwhile partners are also organising meetings. The main erstwhile partners of MMA including Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Jamiat Ulema Islam (JUI-F) and Jamiat Ulema-e-Pakistan (JUP) has still not reached any consensus even after some fresh rounds of talks on this issue, sources in Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) told TheNation. For the restoration of MMA the main members of the splinter group have recently arranged a meeting to discuss the differences in length at Islamabad but breakthrough was witnessed.

The second round of talks among breakaway factions members include Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Jamiat Ulema Islam (JUI-F) and Jamiat Ulema-e-Pakistan (JUP) would also be held soon, sources in religious parties shared with TheNation.

The efforts for restoration of MMA would further be increased in coming weeks as before election it most likely to once again emerges as religio faction with the name of MMA.