Twitter reacts as Altaf Hussain is arrested in London
- Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain has been arrested by Scotland Yard in London.
- Sources reveal that he was arrested and taken to a local police station.
- 15 officers took part in a dawn raid at his north London home.
- MQM has confirmed the news.
- Twitter reacts to the news.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain has been arrested by Scotland Yard in an early morning raid today, Tuesday. According to a local news source, credible security sources have revealed that Altaf Hussain was arrested this morning and taken to a local police station.
”After Asif Ali Zardari and Hamza Shahbaz arrested in Pakistan now big news coming that Scotland Yard arrested MQM Leader Altaf Hussain in London”, wrote Abdul Ghaffar, Dawn News.
The said sources further revealed that 15 officers took part in a dawn raid at his north London home. Meanwhile, a forensic unit of Scotland Yard is searching the residence of Altaf Hussain. Meanwhile, MQM sources have confirmed that Altaf Hussain was arrested.
Although it is a developing story and the cause is still unknown, it is believed that the MQM leader has been arrested in relation to the hate speech of 2016 in which he had urged his followers to take the law into their own hand. The reports further add that he has been arrested on complaints registered by Pakistan.
He is accused of inciting people to violence through his telephonic speeches. Also, he issued violent threats to then DG Rangers Major General Bilal Akbar. Following his August 12 speech which led to attacks on TV stations and violent protests, MQM faced a crackdown.
After Zardari and Hamza Shehbaz got arrested
Altaf hussain rn : pic.twitter.com/HPWR77fBgC
— Starkboy (@Marieejuana_) June 11, 2019
Yes!?Altaf Hussain arrested in London by Scotland Yard. pic.twitter.com/NcIIifcJyi
— Pyaary Ahmad? (@RebornGill) June 11, 2019
Altaf Hussain arrested in London.
Zardari Arrested in Islamabad.
Nawaz Sharif already arrested.
Hamza Shahbaz under arrest.
SS on bail.
Ab kon reh gaya hai? 😛
— Fahad Malik (@Fahad4014) June 11, 2019
HOLY SHIT ALTAF HUSSAIN ARRESTED AND LIFE IS STILL HAPPENING IN KARACHI AND NO BUSES OR PROPERTIES ARE BEING BURNT RN WHAT IS THIS UNIVERSE
— Garmi Mein Kharab (@fay_alif) June 11, 2019
Zardari Arrested, hamza arrested and now Altaf Hussain arrested too these two days can't be more better.
— Haroon. (@ThisHaroon) June 11, 2019
Nawaz already in jail. Zardari arrested yesterday. Hamza today. And now Altaf Hussain in London. This is like Red Wedding for Pakistani politics.
— Saadat Ali Zia (@my55cents) June 11, 2019
From Imran Khan can't be PM to Altaf Hussain decimated, Nawaz disqualified and Zardari in jail … Power comes from Allah Almighty alone!
— Faisal Ahmad Jafri (@faisalahmadj) June 10, 2019
Altaf Hussain is behind tha bars, thanx to @FaisalVawdaPTI for continuous efforts, Inshahallah other culprits who looted and sold the peace of motherland will be behind the the bars Inshahallah#یوم_تشکر pic.twitter.com/P5tjci8N4k
— Awais Javed Satti (@AwaixJaved) June 11, 2019
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