Dr Asim confesses to crimes before court

KARACHI: Former advisor petroleum Dr Asim Hussain confessed committing crimes before judicial magistrate at Karachi City Court on Monday and recorded his statement under section 164 Pakistan Penal Code.

The investigation officer said that Asim Hussain had admitted his crimes before Judicial Magistrate District Central Ali Akbar.

He was accused of providing medical facility to terrorists, unlawful hiring in Sui Southern Gas Company and Pakistan State Oil, misuse of authorities and corruption.

On the other hand, National Accountability Bureau has exposed Asim’s arrest in accusation of corruption; hence remand from NAB court could be demanded.