MQM leaders at hit list of terrorists: Interior Ministry
15 January, 2014
ISLAMABAD: The Interior Ministry has informed Sindh government that Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leaders are on the hit list of terrorists and, therefore, appropriate security measures should be made.
A private TV channel reported that in a special communiqué sent to Sindh government, the Interior Ministry has expressed fear that extremist might target MQM leaders.
The communiqué quoted intelligence reports as saying that MQM leaders, including Dr Farooq Sattar, Faisal Sabzwari, Khalid Maqbool Saddiqqi and Nabeel Gabol, have "serious threats" to their lives.
Meanwhile, the Sindh government has asked MQM leaders to restrict their movement and limit their activities in the wake of security threats.