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Dr Asim released from jail after 19 months

Dr Asim released from jail after 19 months
March 31, 2017

KARACHI (92 News) – Former federal minister Dr Asim Hussain was released from prison after 19 months on Friday.

The Sindh High Court had issued orders for Dr Asim’s release after he furnished his passports that were being held by the Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in connection with another case and his surety bonds.

After the court ordered his release, Hussain was shifted from Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Complex to Ziauddin Hospital. However, he will undergo physiotherapy.

After his release, he offered Shukrana (thanking) prayers.

Meanwhile, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto also congratulated Dr Asim on his release.