Pakpattan: 7 awarded death on three counts for triple murder
PAKPATTAN: The additional district and sessions judge on Tuesday convicted seven accused and acquitted four others in a triple murder case.
The court awarded death on three counts and Rs 200,000 fine each to Hussain alias Hussaini Baloch, Mubashir Iqbal, Bashir Ahmad, Ghulam Rasool, Mushtaq, Abdul Hafeez and Ameer Hamza. The court also acquitted four other accused, former union council nazim Tariq Shah Khagga, Muhammad Nawaz, Noor Ahmad and Nawaz, giving them the benefit of the doubt. The prosecution said that the convicts had killed Fakhar Hayat, Ghulam Rasool and Ali Arshad over an old enmity on Kameer Road on June 2, 2009.