FIA contacts Mustafa Kamal, Sarfraz Merchant

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) inquiry team, probing the allegations against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Saturday contacted Mustafa Kamal and Sarfaraz Merchant.

Director FIA Inam Ghani held telephonic conversation with Sarfaraz in London and invited him to visit Pakistan, according to Ministry of Interior sources.

Sarfaraz had asked that he would give reply after consulting his legal team by Monday.

Director FIA Karachi Shahid Hayat contacted Mustafa Kamal and invited him to cooperate in the inquiry.

FIA officials are expecting meeting with Mustafa Kamal in next 24 hours.

The inquiry team has the mandate to probe the allegations, leveled by Sarfaraz Merchant against MQM the leadership, including money laundering, criminal activities and funding by Indian agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW).