KARACHI: West Model Court awarded death sentence on Friday to Qurban Ali who was found guilty of killing an employee of the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB).
Additional District and Sessions Judge Shahid Hussain announced the verdict of the murder case. The court also directed the convict to pay Rs200,000 in blood money. According to police, Ali killed KWSB employee, Naimatullah on August 31, 2013 by opening fire on him. Police said that the murder was committed on a personal dispute and three of Ali’s accomplices fled the scene after the crime.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 18th, 2019.