Dr Asim sent on judicial remand

KARACHI: An accountability court yesterday remanded former federal minister Dr Asim Hussain to judicial custody till feb 22 in an alleged corruption case.

He was produced by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials in a local court.

After hearing the investigators, the court sent Dr Asim to jail on judicial remand and directed the authorities to come up with a challan against him in the next hearing on Feb 22.

It may be mentioned here that the investigating agencies even after keeping Dr. Asim for over six months in the custody so far have failed to prove their claims.