Karachi: Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) South Pir Muhammad Shah on Wednesday said that the progress is underway into assassination of Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s former lawmaker Ali Raza Abidi.
SSP south Karachi said while talking to media correspondents that the investigation for the arrest of the people who were behind Ali Raza Abidi’s killing is going on.
“According to the information South Africa and the London’s network was in the city, before the assassination,” the SSP South added.
Earlier it was decided by the interior ministry that actions should also be taken against the MQM London based Chief after it was sensed that he might be involved in this murder case.
MQM-Pakistan Dr Farooq Sattar and Amir Khan have already recorded and submitted their statements before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) investigation into the murder of MQM’s former MNA Ali Raza Abidi.
Former Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) MNA Ali Raza Abidi was shot dead late night on December 25 just outside his home in DHA area of the metropolitan city.
The CCTV footage was obtained later that showed two people followed him and when the politician’s vehicle stopped, he gunned down the politicians in Khayaban-e-Ittehad locality. One of the men opened fire and other escaped away.