Dr Asim petitions SHC for bail release
KARACHI—Former federal minister Dr Asim Hussain, facing charges of corruption and fund embezzlement petitioned SHC Tuesday for immediate release on bail, saying he and his wife’s health was deteriorating and that he wanted to offer ‘taraveeh” in mosques.
His counsel said that Asim’s case has been pending hearing for several months now. He should therefore be released on bail by the high court. Hearing on the application was put off till Wednesday.