KARACHI - The Mohajir Qaumi Movement-Haqiqi on Wednesday condemned the law-enforcement agencies’ operation in Lyari against members of the People’s Aman Committee. Speaking at a news conference at the press club, MQM-Haqiqi Vice-Chairman Shamshad Ghori criticised the government action against the people of Lyari and denounced the nomination of Friends of Lyari leader Habib Jan Baloch in the FIR of the Kacchi community leader killing case. He urged the government to order an investigation into the killing instead of booking Habib Baloch.

He condemned the LEA’s operation in Lyari and underlined the need for an operation against the real mafia involved in extortion. Ghauri said the government had started the operation in Lyari because of the pressure from its ally.