KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) MQM Senator Tahir Mashadi today was released from custody over police report.

The hearing of the case was conducted in an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC). Investigating officer presented report before the judge that Tahir Mashadi’s presence during the speech has not been confirmed and no proofs have been found against him therefore; he should be free from custody.

The judge while reviewing the report gave the decision in favour of the MQM member and released him.

A case against Senator Tahir Mashadi was registered in New Town police station. He was accused of arranging MQM’s chief Altaf Hussain’s speech and praising him during the meantime.