Merchant refuses to come to Pakistan

WEB DESK: Mutahidda Qaumi Moment (MQM) senior official Sarfaraz Merchant has refused to come to Pakistan, Aaj News reported.

He was summoned to court under section 160 on March 15 to record his statement. FIA is investigating allegations of money laundering, illegal purchase of weapons and funding of the RAW to the MQM.

He cited security concerns for his refusal, according to the report.