FIRs lodged against MQM chief, 14 others

KARACHI, Aug 24 (APP): Artillery Madan Police Station has registered two different cases here Tuesday against anti-Pakistan speech by London-based Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain and for inciting party activists to indulge in violence in Saddar area of the metropolis on Monday.

According to a police spokesman, 15 persons including MQM chief Altaf Hussain and Farooq Sattar have been nominated in the FIRs.The cases pertained to anti-Pakistan speech, arson, attack on a private TV channel and police personnel.

The sections of Anti-Terrorism Act and Telegraph Act are also included in the FIRs.

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