Dr. Asim was produced before Judicial Magistrate Akbar Ali today, where medical officer of Ziauddin Hospital Dr. Yousuf Sattar recorded his statement.
Dr. Sattar in his statement said Dr. Asim Hussain had directed the hospital administration to pay special attention to the patients coming from Lyari gang war and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), according to judicial sources.
Dr. Asim Hussain had also directed for giving concession to such patients and for this he was instructed by the leadership of PPP and MQM, revealed the medical officer.
Sattar also stated that the contents of an FIR lodged against Dr. Asim Hussain are valid.
It was further reported that Dr. Asim Hussain neither confirmed nor denied anything, while the statement was being recorded.