Bahawalpur Blasphemy convict, a black magician
BAHAWALPUR: A man sentenced to life imprisonment by a sessions court of Ahmadpur East for burning a copy of Holy Quran was a black magician.
According to investigation officer ASI Rana Khalid Mahmood, Muhammad Ishaq, 35, was arrested from a mosque in Uch Sharif, Mohallah Qadirabad, by area people red-handed on Feb 4, 2010.
He said during interrogation Ishaq had confessed to burning some pages of the holy book for it was part of his black magic.
Before coming to the mosque, the ASI said Ishaq had performed 40-day seclusion. “After his arrest Ishaq repented his act and sought pardon,” the investigation officer said.