KARACHI (Web Desk) – An accountability court on Thursday postponed hearing of Dr Asim case till 26 March after he did not appear before the court due to his precarious health condition.

The NAB has filed a petition of billion rupees corruption reference against the former petroleum minister.

Jail authorities submitted a medical report of Dr Asim that stated he has been ill and doctors have advised him complete rest hence he could not appear before the court.

The court ordered to produce Dr Asim in the next hearing and adjourned the hearing till March 26.