Saad Hussain Rizvi was arrested
TLP leader Pir Ijaz Ashrafi has confirmed that Saad Hussain Rizvi, head of Tehreek-e-Libek Pakistan, has been arrested from Lahore.
Saad Rizvi was taken into custody from Iqbal Town area on Monday afternoon, April 12. He had gone to offer prayers in Jamia Masjid Rehmat-ul-Alamin.
It should be noted that Saad Hussain Rizvi was appointed as the head of TLP after the death of his father Khadim Hussain Rizvi. The decision to appoint Saad Rizvi as head was taken by the TLP’s Majlis-e-Shura.
His appointment was announced by the party’s central deputy chief Syed Zaheerul Hassan Shah at the funeral.
In his address, Saad Rizvi reiterated his father’s commitment to continue the mission