Karachi: Killer gets life prison term
KARACHI: As reported by the Dawn News on Friday, a sessions court on Thursday sentenced a man to life imprisonment in a murder case. The court found Irfan Mehmood guilty of killing Mohammad Ateeq in February 2008 after kidnapping him within the remit of the Baloch Colony police station. However, the co-accused Shamshad Bibi and her brother Athar were acquitted for lack of evidence.
The additional district and sessions judge (south), Jangu Khan, who conducted the trial, also imposed a fine of Rs100,000 and in case of non-payment, the convict would undergo an additional six-month in prison. The court also sentenced Irfan seven years in prison for kidnapping the deceased. He was also fined Rs50,000 and in case of non-payment he would undergo another three-month imprisonment.
The complete article can be found at Dawn News.