KARACHI: Just two days after his landing in Karachi, Pakistan People’s Party Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari visited Jinnah hospital and inquired about health of his close aide Dr Asim Hussain, who is facing corruption-related cases.

According to sources, Zardari arrived at National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) of the Jinnah hospital where Dr Asim has been admitted for last few days. He is under treatment for heart ailment.

Zardari inquired about health of Asim Hussain, who is also president PPP Karachi Division, and held a one-on-one meeting with him during which various issues relating to the cases were discussed, reports said.

PPP’s prominent lawyer Farooq H Naik and Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah were also present in the meeting.