IG Sindh AD Khawaja said on Tuesday that “two cases had been filed against Altaf Hussain: one for treason for his anti-Pakistan speech to attendants in the hunger strike organized by MQM and the other for provoking party workers to violent protests.”
The case had also been documented against Farooq Sattar and several other workers who were involved in the hunger strike. The case included to the attack on ARY News’ office in Saddar.
The case was registered at Artillery Maidan Police Station in Karachi, the police chief said.
At least one person died and two other sustained injuries during the violent attacks in which around 2,000 party workers participated.