ATC sends 44 MQM workers on judicial remand over treason charges, attack on media houses


An anti-terrorism court Wednesday (today) sent 44 Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) workers, including three party leaders, on judicial remand over alleged involvement in an attack on media houses in Karachi on August 22 and charges of treason and terrorism.

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MQM leaders Shahid Pasha, Qamar Mansoor and MNA Kanwar Naveed, as well as three women, were among the 44 suspects presented in the court.

The court ordered the investigative officer to present a challan within 14 days.

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