Lahore: Wife’s killer awarded death sentence
LAHORE: Additional District and Sessions Judge Hamid Hussain on Saturday awarded death sentence to a man on charges of murdering his wife. The court has also directed the convict, Riasat Ali, to pay Rs 200,000 as compensation to the heirs to the victim.
Riasat and Shahnaz alias Shazia married in 1999 and they had two children. They had been living happily but after passing some years they started quarrelling with each other on some domestic issues. During a scuffle, Riasat murdered his wife.