MQM’s Saleem Shahzad arrested at Karachi airport


KARACHI: Police on Monday (Today) arrested the Former leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Saleem Shahzad on upon his arrival at Karachi airport from Dubai.

The police officers are holding interrogation from the leader regarding different charges including his escape from the country on fake ID card in the 1990s.

He was also declared as a proclaimed offender in Dr Asim case whereas the court has also given orders of his arrest.

Shahzad said that he will face the charges against him after taking advice from his legal lawyers.

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Shahzad said that, upon his return, he would make an announcement regarding his political affiliation.

MQM Pakistan leader said that a number of accusations were hurled at him in the past and he is planning to answer all those.

This is not the first time Shahzad has vowed to return as earlier in August 2016, he made a similar claim.

In October last year, Saleem Shahzad claimed that PSP and MQM Pakistan led by Dr Farooq Sattar would soon join hands.