Ziaullah has health scares, gets clean bill of health anyway


Detained former provincial minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Ziaullah Afraidi suddenly got ill on Saturday in jail.

In a statement issued by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, it said that former Provincial Minister detained under the corruption charges suddenly suffered from an illness at midnight and was shifted to the Hayatabad Medical Complex for treatment, where all his medical tests were conducted.

The statement further said that all his medical tests were clear and satisfactory. On this he was re-shifted to Accountability Commission Cell.

In the morning, he complained of cardiac pain and suffocation again and was taken to Combine Military Hospital (CMH) for treatment. The physicians after his medical checkup expressed entire satisfaction, as all his tests were clear. He was then shifted to lockup of accountability commission.

“Ziaullah Afraidi was now quiet well and walking in the premises of lockup,” the accountability commission claimed.