KARACHI – Hanging of a criminal of death sentence Shafqat has been suspended in Karachi Jail, PakistanTribe reported.
Reports received about the suspension of death penalty of criminal Shafqat in Karachi Jail who was supposed to be hanged on Jan 13 , 2015 but now after the new orders his punishment has been suspended.
Sources told that he was given death sentence over charge of murder of a small boy after kidnapping him.
Shafqat was less then 18 years when he committed this crime. Police told that the order of suspension of death penalty were received from interior ministry.
It is believed that due to some legal complexities the death penalty has been suspended.
Earlier death warrants of two terrorists Shafqat and Behram were issued who were to be hanged in Karachi Jail on 13 Jan.
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