Kohat: Militant gets 186-year jail in kidnap, murder case
KOHAT: An anti–terrorism court (ATC) on Wednesday awarded 186 years life imprisonment to a man and ordered him to pay Rs 2 million to victim’s family. The convict, Abdur Razzaq along with other militants kidnapped Colonel (retd) Shakeel Shah on August 27, 2011 from a mosque in Defence Colony after the Fajr prayer. The kidnapped person was being shifted to an undisclosed location when the police party gave them a chase. An exchange of fire took place near Dhoda Chowk on the Indus Highway in which the retired colonel and a cop Hamid Ali Shah were killed. The accused Abdur Razzaq and two other cops were wounded.