NAB questions former petroleum adviser Dr Asim Hussain


KARACHI: Former adviser to the prime minister on petroleum Dr Asim Hussain was questioned by officials of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday.


According to the sources, NAB officials had arrived at Hussain’s office in Karachi’s upscale Clifton area where they were questioning him.

Dr. Hussain has previously served as adviser to the prime minister on petroleum during the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) government. He is currently serving as the chairman of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) in Sindh.

Hussain was out of the country and had just recently arrived in Karachi. It was unclear what he was being questioned about.