MQM-P leaders face sedition charges, arrest warrants issued

Monday 20 March 2017 2 months ago 42   Karachi   Print

MQM-P Leader Farooq Sattar-File Photo

Report  Web desk : KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) on Monday issued arrest warrants of the founder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement, MQM-Pakistan (MQM-P) chief Farooq Sattar and MQM-P Leader Shahid Pasha over seditious and provoking speeches case. The court also directed arrest of 150 party workers of MQM-P including Khushbakht Shujaat, Ameen ul Haq, Khalid Maqbool and others. Artillery Maidan police station submitted a report in the court, declaring 11 party workers including the chief wanted in cases filed against them. Moreover, the court adjourned the bail plea hearing of MQM-London leaders including Amjadullah, Professor Hassan Zafar Arif, Qamar Mansoor, and Mehfooz Yarkhan till April 01, 2017. 02