ISLAMABAD: MQM stages Step-out in Senate over Altaf Hussain’s ID card, passport

The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) staged a walk-out from the Senate against non-issuance of Pakistani identity card and passport to party chief Altaf Hussain.

MQM Senator Tahir Mashadi said the regime had not answered even a month after Mr Hussain filed the application for his passport and ID card.

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He said NADRA officials lied in the Senate’s Standing Committee regarding not receiving Altaf Hussain’s request

 The Senator warned of closing down Karachi for a year if the government didn’t put out the passport and ID card.

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