Murder convict sent to gallows in Attock Jail

Attock: A death row prisoner was sent to gallows here in District Jail on Tuesday. According to the jail administration, the convict Salman had killed a jeweller Fazal during a robbery bid in Rawalpindi in 2001. The body was handed over to the family for burial after execution. Despite reconciliation between the death row prisoner and family members of victim, the court had refused to acquit the convict on the grounds that terrorism clauses were part of the case.

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