Dr Asim seeks name removed from ECL



By Staff Reporter

KARACHI: PPP Karachi Division President and former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain has filed a petition seeking exclusion of his name from the Exit Control List (ECL) on medical grounds. Dr Asim has nominated Federal Interior Ministry, Sindh Home Ministry, NAB and IGP Sindh A.D. Khawaja in the petition filed in the SHC. In the petition, the PPP leader stated that it was necessary for him to travel to London for his treatment. Dr. Asim stated that his doctors have given him an appointment for 20th April, ECL 2017. “His medical condition might get worse if he is not treated on time,” the petition states.