Islamabad: Man awarded death sentence
ISLAMABAD: District and Sessions Judge Mirza Rafi–uz–Zaman Thursday awarded death sentence and Rs0.3 million as fine to accused Abdul Shakoor in a murder case here on Thursday. Sawar Hussain, brother of Muhammad Mushtaq, had got registered an FIR against Abdul Shakoor for killing his brother on a minor dispute.
Shakoor was arrested on December 14, 2000. The case was registered with the Kohsar Police. In another case Additional District and Sessions Judge Nisar Bagh awarded three years imprisonment and Rs15,000 fine on accused Khursheed after he was found involved in narcotics business. Khursheed was arrested in 2006. The police had recovered 3700–gram charas from his possession.