Altaf condemns diversion of Qadri’s plane to Lahore

LONDON: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Chief Altaf Hussain has strongly condemned the diversion of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahirul Qadri’s flight to Lahore, Aaj News reported.

MQM Chief said that welcoming a party leader on his return to the country and holding processions and rallies is a democratic right of the people. Govt should not behave undemocratically, he added.

This is the time when Pakistan Army is at war against terrorists and the country needs to be united, and the government should not crush its opposition at this time, Altaf said.