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ATC sentences SHO Shehzad Warraich to death in Daska bar incident

Latest Update: January 14, 2016 | 875 Views
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GUJRANWALA: Senior House Officer (SHO) Shehzad Warraich on Thursday was sentenced to death four times in the murder case of Daska bar President Rana Khalid Abbas and advocate Irfan Chauhan.

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The verdict was announced by a special anti-terrorism court’s judge Chaudhry Imtiaz Ahmad.

Besides the death penalty, the accused will provide Rs4 lac to the victims’ family alongwith the blood money.

The court has also ordered 30 years imprisonment to the accused for injuring five lawyers.

The police opened fire on the lawyers last year as they demonstrated a protest against the City Station House Officer (SHO) as a result of which two got killed and five sustained injuries.