Altaf Hussain is head of political party, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) previously known as the Muhajir Qaumi Movement (MQM). Altaf Hussain is currently deported at London.
He was born on September 17, 1953 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. His father and mother both belong to Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Altaf Hussain is from a middle class family. They lived in a small house in ‘Federal B Area’ of Karachi, which is now the Head Office of MQM and is called Nine Zero.
Altaf Hussain graduated from Islamia Science College, Karachi. Later on he studied at University of Karachi in Department of Pharmacy. But he had to leave his education because of politics.