PAKISTAN: TWO SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDER
September 15, 2009: in Faisalabad, Pakistan, Additional District and Sessions Judge Anwar Nazeer sentenced two men to death in a double murder case under Sadar police station.
Naeem Akhtar and Muhammad Shafiq residents of Elahiabad allegedly shot Younus and Imran over an old rivalry in 2007.
The convicts were also directed to pay Rs 100,000 each as compensation to the legal heirs of the deceased.
The eight other accused were exonerated. (Sources: Daily The Pak Banker, 17/09/09)