FAISALABAD    -  Additional District and Sessions Judge has award­ed death sentence to an accused involved in a mur­der case of Tarkhani po­lice station. According to the prosecution, the police had booked accused Qa­sim on charge of killing a 7-year-old boy Asad after assaulting him some time ago. Additional Sessions Judge Zafar Khan awarded capital punishment to ac­cused Qasim under sec­tion 302 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) and directed him to pay Rs400,000 as compensation to the legal heirs of the victim. The court also awarded 10-year imprisonment with a fine of Rs100,000 to the convict under other sec­tions of Pakistan Penal Code. The convict would have to undergo an addi­tional term of six months if he failed to pay fine.