Lahore: Man awarded life term over blasphemy
LAHORE: Additional District and Sessions Judge Chaudhry Nazeer Ahmed on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to one Faisal Aslam for desecrating the Holy Quran.
On Tuesday, Faisal Aslam recorded his confessional statement before the court after which the court convicted him. Asim Aslam, elder brother of Faisal, had registered an FIR with Mughalpurra Police Station on September 7, contending that his brother tore apart the Holy Quran. When the judge inquired from him about the allegations levelled against him, he accepted the charge sheet and recorded his confessional statement.