Karachi: Cricketer turned politician Imran Khan has held the chief of Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) directly responsible for the killing of a senior leader of his party.

"I hold Altaf Hussain directly responsible for the murder as he had openly threatened Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) workers and leaders through public broadcasts," Imran said on Saturday night.

The statement came hours after the senior vice president of the Sindh chapter of  Imran Khan's party, Zara Yousuf Shahid was shot dead outside her residence in Defence housing authority phase 4.

Imran said MQM leader, Altaf Hussain had been issuing threatening statements against his party leaders and workers since May 11 elections.


Latest News from World News Desk