PAKISTAN: DEATH SENTENCE AWARDED TO KILLER IN FAISALABAD
February 22, 2018:
The sessions court in Faisalabad awarded death sentence on two counts to an accused involved in a double murder case in limits Chak Jhumra police station. (Sources: UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Feb, 2018)
According to the prosecution, accused Rizwan of Chak Jhumra had gunned down his father Iqbal and sister Sumera over a domestic dispute some time ago. After observing evidences and witnesses, Additional District and Sessions Judge Azfar Sultan Abrar awarded capital punishment on two counts to Rizwan and ordered him for paying Rs 400,000 as compensation to legal heirs of the deceased.