Rawalpindi: 104 get death sentence in 2010
RAWALPINDI: The trial courts in Rawalpindi District handed down death sentence to 104 persons in 2010 as against 53 in 2009, it has been learnt.
Data obtained from the district courts revealed that the courts gave life-term to 65 persons as against 41 in 2009.
The courts in Rawalpindi disposed of 354 murder cases last year and 510 men were tried in these cases. The courts acquitted 303 men from the charge of murder.