Toba Tek Singh: Life term on 2 counts
TOBA TEK SINGH: The district and sessions judge on Saturday handed down an accused life term on two counts in a double murder case, besides 14–year imprisonment in another case for injuring five people. The Judge, Mushtaq Ahmad Chaudhry, also slapped a Rs350,000 on the accused. According to the prosecution, convict Boota Masih, a resident of Kamalia’s Christian colony had escaped some three months ago after stealing a goat from Zeeshan colony. When some locals chased the accused, he killed two of them — Muhammad Shafi and Nisar Ahmad — with a sharp-edged weapon, besides injuring five others.