ISLAMABAD: First high profile arrest of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP). Dr. Asim Hussain has been arrested by Intelligence Agencies. On his arrest PPP’s leader Syed Khurshid Ahmed Shah busted on security agencies.
Syed Khurshid Shah said that Security Agencies has to think that the state cannot be executed with power and oppression. He said that he don’t know that what’s going on within the country? Such kind of practices will lead to very dangerous results. Mr. Shah while talking to media said that, we condemned the arrest of Dr. Asim Hussain. There is no such law in the world to arrest anyone without proper investigation. He said that it is a responsibility of Pakistan Government to watch overall situation of the country. He said that institutions under institutions will lead to very scary conclusions. Security Agencies do not take Government into confidence and they take actions on their own.
Dr. Asim Hussain, who went to Dubai few days ago after getting bail from the court for his corruption charges. Yesterday, when he reached at his office, Security agencies arrested him. Dr. Asim Hussain has charges of corruption, that during the time he was a minister, he gave illegal contracts of LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas). He also possess different other charges as well. On other hand, as per private TV channel sources, NAB spokesperson said that there is no case lodged on Ex-Minister of Petroleum and Chairman Higher Education Commission Dr. Asim Hussain.