KARACHI: Justice Ahmed Ali Sheikh of Sindh High Court on Tuesday distanced himself from the bench hearing the bail applications of accused in the case against Dr Asim and others for facilitating and treating suspected terrorists. He referred the case to Chief Justice of SHC.

According to reports, when the bail applications of Dr Asim, Anees Qaimkhani and Rauf Siddiqui came up for hearing before Justice Ahmed Ali Sheikh, he distanced himself from the bench.

He referred the case to CJ SHC with the request to fix it before any other bench.