MQM body appeals to UK govt for Altaf’s security

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Rabita Committee appealed to the United Kingdom (UK) government toprovide adequate security to MQM Chief Altaf Hussain.

The MQM body made this appeal in its joint meeting held in Khursheed Begum Memorial Hall at Azizabad here and at International Secretariat of the party at London, said a statement issued here on Sunday.

It said the joint session also appealed to the British government to arrest the murderers of slain party leader Dr. Imran Farooq.

The meeting denounced the steps taken by anti-MQM forces to and eliminate its leader, Altaf Hussain, the statement said.

The MQM body said that after murder of Dr. Imran Farooq, a nefarious design has been made to malign the MQM and its Chief Altaf Hussain that has triggered a wave of concern among its supporters and workers.

The Rabita Committee reposed full confidence in the leadership of Altaf Hussain and resolved that they would remain committed and continue the struggle for the people under his leadership.

The meeting also prayed for the soul of Dr. Imran Farooq , the statement added.