Interior ministry has approved the issuance of red warrants of Altaf Hussain, founder of MQM.

ATC (Anti-terrorist Court) had directed to ensure the presence of Altaf Hussain before the court, as he was wanted in many cases of terrorism against him.

Earlier, an anti-terrorist court had issued the red warrants of the MQM leader and directed to arrest him with the help of Interpol. Respective ATC has taken this action after Altaf Hussain had delivered an anti-Pakistan speech calling that incited the people to violence.

After the incident, Farooq Sattar,  a senior leader of then MQM announced to separate himself from the leadership in London, announcing another party MQM Pakistan.