Sarfraz Shah, whose killers received the death penalty and life imprisonment on Friday, made it to C division in the 2011 Matriculation exams, his parents have just learnt.
The young man, who was shot dead by a Rangers jawan on June 8 in one of the country’s most high-profile extra judicial killing cases, was a general group private candidate in high school. His roll number was 610780 and he sat both parts of the exams at the same time. He scored 25 marks in Sindhi, 73 in Islamic Studies, 70 in Civics, 33 in Math, 54 in General Science, 46 in Islamiat, 40 in Pakistan Studies, 67 in English and 33 marks in Urdu. This brought him a total of 441 out of 850 marks or a C division. He went to a Government Boys Secondary School in Gulshan-e-Iqbal.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 14th, 2011.