LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has approved the prime suspect in Zainab’s rape and murder case, Imran for a hearing, A trial court has already sentenced Imran for death row.
On February 17, the anti-terrorism court (ATC) hearing the high-profile case sentenced Imran to death four times.
Imran claimed innocence and submitted an appeal against the ATC verdict.
Hearing the appeal on Monday, a division bench comprising of Justice Shahram Sarwar Chaudhry and Justice Sadaqat Ali Khan summoned the case records tomorrow and would start hearing the suspects side of the story.
Imran Ali, the guilty in Zainab murder case abducted Zainab, a 7 year sold girl minor, rape multiple times and assaulted her to death.
Her body was found on the piles of trash in Kasur district.