Govt took prompt action against Altaf’s statement: Baleegh

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ISLAMABAD, Aug 26 (APP): Minister of State for Interior,
Federal Education and Professional Training, Engr Muhammad Baleegh Ur Rehman has said the government took a prompt action against the anti Pakistan statements of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Altaf Hussain.
The government had contacted the British authorities
and would send a reference to them against Altaf Hussain for inciting people to attack media houses in Karachi, he said talking to a private news channel.
The minister strongly condemned the attack on media houses and said Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif directed the authorities concerned to control the situation after the violent incident in Karachi, besides protecting the life and property of the masses.