Lahore: 16 murder accused released
LAHORE: An Additional District and Sessions Judge on Tuesday, while concluding a 12-year-old murder trial, released 16 murder accused, as both the parties entered into a compromise deed.
First case 259/99 was registered at Hanjarwal Police Station against 11 persons, including former MPA Abdul Rasheed, Jameel Asghar Bhatti, Malik Jameel, Rai Amir Haider, Anwer, Amir Ali, Shabir Fauji, Malik Shabbir, Ghulam Shabbir Bhatti, Malik Nisar Khokhar and Malik Khalid on the charge of killing four persons, including Malik Nisar, Munshi, Ghulam Rasool and Mithu.
Second case No-169/01 was registered against the accused namely Malik Ashfaq, Faruq, Basharat, Hafiz Arif and Amir Ali on the charge of killing three persons Kashif, Nawaz and Rani Bibi.
On Wednesday, the court released all the murder accused of the aforementioned two murder cases, as the rivals agreed to enter into a reconciliation agreement.