Nine death-row prisoners hanged in different jails, two escape the noose
LAHORE (92 News) – At least nine death-row prisoners convicted of murder were executed in different jails, while another escaped the noose on Tuesday.
As per details, two death-row prisoners Khalil and Nadeem were hanged to death in Kot Lakhpat Jail. Khalil was convicted of killing a man in 2003 in Nawakot, while Nadeem was convicted of murdering his rival 16 years ago.
A death-row prisoner Mustafa was hanged to death in Bahawalpur Central Jail. The death-row prisoner Mustafa was convicted of killing six people including his wife in 2005, while a death-row prisoner Shahid escaped the noose.
A death-row prisoner Farooq convicted of killing his rival was executed in Sargodha District Jail, while another death-row prisoner Aslam escaped the noose in Multan.
Three death-row prisoners Amjad, Bashir and Aleeq Shah were executed in Attock District Jail, while two death-row prisoners Saeed Akram convicted of murder were executed in Faisalabad Central Jail.