Daska: 4 killers get death sentences
DASKA: An anti–terrorism court awarded death sentence with a fine of Rs200,000 each to three convicts namely Farooq, Pitras and Akmal for killing two brothers Niaz and Shehbaz Khan on June 25, 2011 over an old enemy here. The court also awarded life imprisonment to another convict Chand with a fine of Rs200,000 in the case. Judge Azhar Chaudhry also acquitted five other accused – Ehsan, Robin, Munawar, Arshad and Shahid – by giving them the benefit of doubt. Meanwhile, Additional District and Sessions Judge Chaudhry Badaruddin also awarded death sentence with a fine of Rs400,000 to M Afzal Ghuman, besides, awarding life imprisonment with a fine of Rs 400,000 to his brother convict Muhammad Arshad Ghuman for killing a youth Ejaz Ahmed in village Majra Adda, Sambrial about 16 months ago.
On the other hand, Additional District and Sessions Judge Narowal Amjad Ali Shah awarded life imprisonment with a fine of Rs300,000 each to Kulsoom and her son Muhammad Ehsan for killing a youth, Muhammad Usman, near Zafarwal.
The judge also awarded life imprisonment with a fine of Rs300,000 each to two convicts Asim Farooq and Nazir Farooq for killing landlord Manzur Ahmed of village Baddo Cheeda over an old enmity.