Kot Radha Kishan: 2 accused condemned to death
KOT RADHA KISHAN: Two murder accused were sentenced to death and fined in two separate cases here the other day. According to detail, Additional District and Sessions Judge Rana Muhammad Saleem sentenced Ashfaq Masih and fined him of Rs100,000 while acquitted co–accused Ejaz Masih, Faryad, Shehzad Masih and Abid Masih by giving them the benefit of the doubt.
According to the prosecution the accused shot dead a woman Khursheed Bibi in village Deputywala in the limits of Kot Radha Kishan Police over a petty matter. Similarly, Additional and District Sessions Judge Qaisar Nazir Butt awarded death sentence an accused namely Zaffar Iqbal to death and fined of Rs200,000. The court also acquitted co-accused Shehzad and Shehbaz due to lack of evidence. According to the prosecution, the accused shot dead one Muhammad Iqbal over a land dispute in village Beharwal in the remit Sarai Mughal Police in 2009.