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Sindh CM visits Dr Asim at Jinnah Hospital

KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah on Wednesday visited Dr Asim Hussain at Jinnah Hospital and inquired after his health.

The Chief Minister congratulated him over grant of bail by Sindh High Court in terrorists’ treatment case.

Talking to media after the meeting, the chief minister said that Dr Asim was a political prisoner who would be freed very soon. He said that they had complete trust in courts and Dr Asim would be released through the judicial process.

He said PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari did not demand mid-term election, however, constitution has provisions for mid-term election.

He said that Bilawal Bhutto’s fours demands were for strengthening democracy and a strong democratic system would be their success.

The chief minister said that the apex committee would be holding its meeting till the National Action Plan (NAP) was in place.

He said that the decision to extend the incumbent Army chief’s tenure or appoint a new Chief would be taken by the Prime Minister.

Shah said that the decision to close marriage hall by 10:00pm was not a presidential order. He said that the provincial government would not made any decision in haste, adding that consultations were underway to create consensus regarding the early closure of markets and marriage halls.