PAKISTAN: COAS RATIFIES DEATH SENTENCE OF 11 HARDCORE TERRORISTS
November 26, 2018:
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on 23 November 2018 confirmed death sentences awarded to 11 hardcore terrorists, who were involved in attacking armed forces, other law enforcement agencies, killing an innocent civilian and destructing an educational institution. (Sources: tribune.com.pk, 23/11/2018)
The terrorists were involved in killing 26 people including a civilian and 25 personnel of the armed forces, Frontier Constabulary (FC) and police and injuring 22 others, said a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Arms and explosives were also recovered from possession of the terrorists, who were tried by special military courts. Meanwhile, 22 convicts have also been awarded imprisonment.