Dr Asim case: Non-bailable arrest warrants issued for Anees Qaimkhani
According to details, a local court issued the arrest warrants for former MQM deputy convener Anees Qaimkhani with reference to the Dr Asim case. During its proceedings, the court remarked that it was known where Anees Qaimkhani was yet he wasn’t being arrested.
Dr Asim’s medical report, which was presented by jail authorities, was accepted along with his request for immunity on appearing before the courts. Another reference of corruption of Rs 70 billion was filed against Dr Asim which also includes the names of Shoaib Warsi, Zuhair Siddiqui and Khalid Rehman.
The investigating officer also informed the court that Abdul Qadir Patel was outside the country and efforts were being made for his arrest. He also disclosed that Saleem Shahzad had left for Germany on the basis of his British passport.