SIALKOT: Additional District and Sessions Judge Ikramul Haq on Monday awarded life sentence to a man for killing a person in Saddar police area.
The prosecution told the court that accused Jamshed had shot dead a passerby Kamran during a clash with his oponents. However, the police arrested him and submitted a challan in the court.
After hearing witnesses, the judge awarded life imprisonment to the accused. In addition, the court imposed a fine of Rs200,000 on the accused that would be given to the heirs of the deceased.
Earlier on February 25, a court awarded death sentence to an accused for his involvement in a murder case in Sargodha. The judgment was announced by Additional District and Sessions Judge Chaudhary Muhammad Tariq. Accused Hassan Sher, resident of Jabbi village, Tehsil Johrabad, had gunned down a man Munawwar Shahzad, S/o Muhammad Azam, over a petty dispute in July 2015.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 28th, 2017.