Altaf Hussain arrested, HOLY SHIT
After Nawaz Sharif, Asif Ali Zardari and Hamza Shahbaz, Altaf Hussain, the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) leader, got arrested in London by Scotland Yard earlier today, according to recent media reports.
Altaf Hussain has been taken to a police station in Central London where he is being interrogated.
— Murtaza Ali Shah (@MurtazaViews) June 11, 2019
Reportedly, Altaf Hussain has been arrested for spreading hate. In 2016, he had urged his followers to take law into their own hands during a telephonic speech.
Hussain is said to be handed over to the Pakistani government according to official sources.
Breaking News Altaf Hussain to be handed over to Pakistan. Govnt has already asked UK government. Federal interior ministry is pursuing the matter, says official sources. Uk authorities to inform Pakistan on arrest. Altaf Hussain arrested on hate speech, fomenting terror.
— Fakhar Ur Rehman (@fakharrehman001) June 11, 2019
Since the news broke on Pakistani media, people cannot contain themselves.
Naturally, everyone is blown away with this sudden spree of arrests
— VEENA MALIK (@iVeenaKhan) June 11, 2019
Big week https://t.co/EW38wQBmal
— Jeremy McLellan (@JeremyMcLellan) June 11, 2019
People are congratulating Imran Khan and the PTI government for keeping their promise of arresting corrupt politicians
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
MQM Founder Altaf Hussain arrested in London by the Scotland Yard after a raid at his residence in a case pertaining to hate speech against Pakistan. It is a great and commendable achievement of the PTI government for making this possible – #AltafHussain
— Wajahat Kazmi (@KazmiWajahat) June 11, 2019
Some have actually started keeping a tab on all these politicians to see who might be next in line
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
Altaf Hussain ❌
Nawaz Sharif ❌
Khadim Hussain Rizvi ❌
Asif Ali Zardari ❌
Molana Fazlu ⏱
Asfandyar wali ⏱
Last few years has been incredible. Never would gave guessed the gains. Still, there is lot of room for improvement.
— Asfandyar Bhittani (@BhittaniKhannnn) June 10, 2019
After Zardari and Hamza Shehbaz got arrested
Altaf hussain rn : pic.twitter.com/HPWR77fBgC
— Starkboy (@Marieejuana_) June 11, 2019
Karachiites are shocked how their city is so calm when in the past Altaf Hussain’s arrest would have led to utter choas
If Altaf Hussain was arrested 2-3 years earlier, half the city would have been burned by now. Hope that swine rots in jail for remaining of his miserable life
— Osama. (@ashaqeens) June 11, 2019
Altaf Hussain arrested in London and Karachi remains peaceful. This is such an amazing day!!
— 🤦🏻♂️ (@mukarrum19) June 11, 2019
Altaf Hussain arrested in UK and still Karachi is doing its business. No hartaals at all😎😎😎
— Sana Amjad (@Sanaansari25) June 11, 2019
— Hamza Khan (@HamzaKhan846) June 11, 2019
This is certainly a big moment for Pakistan, stay tuned for more updates on this.
Cover image via: mqm.org