Rawalpindi: Murderer gets death penalty
RAWALPINDI: Additional District and Sessions Judge Malik Muhammad Iqbal on Friday awarded death sentence to a murderer, Irfan Amin, for killing a friend of his wife last year. According to the case, Amin killed Farah Rehana and also attempted to murder his wife Ruqiya Sultana. The court also imposed Rs 0.1 million fine on him. In case of non-payment he would have to go for one-year extra imprisonment.
The court also awarded Amin seven-year imprisonment for attempting to kill his wife. Saddar Barooni police had registered first information report (FIR) against him under section 302/324. Meanwhile, Additional District and Sessions Judge Rana Muhammad Ali awarded eight-month imprisonment to a drug pusher, Hameedullah, who was arrested by Airport police for possessing over 1 kg of hashish. The court also imposed Rs 25,000 fine on him. In case of non-payment he would have to go one-month extra imprisonment.