Karachi: 4 kidnappers slapped life term
KARACHI: Anti–Terrorism Court I, headed by Justice Syed Hasan Shah Bokhari on Thursday, convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment four accused of kidnapping a factory owner for ransom. According to the prosecution, accused Manzar Khan, Maqboolur Rehman, Jalal Khan and Habibur Rahman kidnapped Jalaluddin Kiyani at gunpoint on March 20, 2007. The police arrested Manzar Khan later and recovered the ransom amount of Rs 100,000 from him. On Thursday, the court sentenced the accused to life imprisonment, imposed fines of Rs 200,000 each and confiscated all their property.
Life imprisonment for killing neighbour: Additional District and Sessions West Judge Ahmed Saba sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing his neighbour over a petty dispute.
The court sentenced Fazal Waheed to life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 25,000.