SC to hear Altaf Hussain contempt notice shortly

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court is due to hear contempt of court notice against Chief of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain here on Monday.

Deputy convener Farooq Sattar was also summoned along with Altaf Hussain.

Meanwhile, A delegation comprised of 25 provincial legislators and 51 Members of National Assembly (MNAs) belonging to the MQM arrived in Islamabad to attend the hearing.

Also a nine members legal team headed by Barrister Farogh Naseen will led the case proceedings in SC.

Earlier, Altaf Hussain was issued a contempt of court notice over a defamatory speech against the judiciary on December 2 during a telephonic conversation from London.