Was released the mayor of Karachi Waseem Akhtar on Wednesday (today) after the court granted him bail in another 39 cases against him.
The latter case, concerning the participation of the mayor’s alleged in the treatment of terrorists in the former oil minister Hospital, Dr. Asim Hussain.
There have been 39 filed the case against the mayor on various issues,
including the May 12 riots and facilitate hate speech. It has been granted bail in all 39,
including recent case relating to facilitate medical treatment to terrorists, to get out of prison.
Wasim Akhtar was arrested on July 19 on suspicion of harboring and providing for the alleged gunmen and
criminals medical treatment. Also he faces charges of inciting the riots.
Karachi mayor was elected in August, he has been running his office from prison.