Faisalabad: 2 get death
FAISALABAD: Additional District and Sessions Judge Nadeem Tahir Syed awarded death to Zafar Iqbal and Muhammad Akram and life imprisonment to Tahir Shahzad in a murder–cum–dacoity case of Chak Jhumra. The court also collectively fined the convicts Rs 750,000. However, the court acquitted Mast Ahmed Nawaz, giving him the benefit of doubt. According to the prosecution, Zafar Iqbal, Muhammad Akram, Tahir Shahzad and Master Ahmed Nawaz had looted the house of Muhammad Ramazan and shot him dead on resistance and fled. The Chak Jhumra police had registered a case against the accused.