Court sends MQM leader Amir Khan on seven-day physical remand

05 Jun, 2015 11:20 am

KARACHI (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court on Friday sent Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Amir Khan on a seven-day remand on terrorism charges, after Rangers filed an FIR against him on charges of giving refuge to criminals at MQM headquarter Nine Zero.

As per reports, the court handed Amir Khan into custody on a seven-day remand to Azizabad Police. He is facing charges under sections 11-B, 21 of the Anti-Terrorism Act, for abetting and harbouring terrorists. A large number of MQM supporters and activists were present at the court.

Earlier in March, Sindh Rangers raided the office of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) headquarters Nine Zero, and arrested several people Amir Khan and 26 hardened criminals including target killers.

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