QUETTA - Machh Jail officials will write a letter to the Sindh government seeking a new date for the execution of death-row inmate Saulat Mirza .

The date of Saulat Mirza 's execution was extended by President Mamnoon Hussain till April 30. Mirza will be executed after a new date is given by the anti-terrorism court, official sources said.

Last week a joint investigation team formed to probe revelations made by Saulat Mirza interrogated him at the Machh Jail.

Mirza a former worker of Muttahida Qaumi Movement hours before his scheduled execution on March 19, hurled serious allegations at his former party and its chief Altaf Hussain in a confession video.

He said MQM's senior leader Babar Ghauri passed on to him Altaf Hussain's orders of assassinating KESC chief Shahid Hamid. Mirza also claimed that the party uses Governor Sindh Dr Ishratul Ebad's influence to protect MQM's criminal workers.

Monitoring Desk adds: Meanwhile, a three-member team of New Scotland Yard arrived in Islamabad on Friday to ask a few questions from former Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) worker and death row prisoner Saulat Mirza .

According to details, the team will visit Machh Jail Balochistan where it will meet Saulat Mirza and investigate about MQM chief Altaf Hussain.