Karachi: Court awards man, wife jail in murder case
KARACHI: According to the Dawn News on Friday, a sessions court on Thursday sentenced a man to life and his wife to 10 years in prison in a murder case.
The court found Khadim Hussain guilty of killing Naseer Abbas within the remit of Ibrahim Hyderi police station in July 2006 and also held his wife Shahnaz accountable for abetment in the crime.
The district and sessions judge (Malir), Syed Kausar Ali Bukhari, who conducted the trial, pronounced the verdict after recording evidence of the prosecution witnesses and final arguments from both sides.
The court also imposed a fine of Rs50,000 and Rs20,000 on the accused and his wife.