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COAS confirms death sentences awarded to 7 terrorists
February 09, 2018

Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has confirmed death sentences awarded to another seven hardcore terrorists.

According to ISPR, these terrorists were involved in heinous offences related to terrorism, including killing of innocent civilians, attacking law enforcement agencies and armed forces of Pakistan.

Their names are: Atlas Khan, Muhammad Yousaf Khan, Farhan, Khalay Gul, Nazar Moon, Nek Maeel Khan, and Akbar Ali.

These convicts were tried by military courts and they admitted their offences before the Magistrate and the trial court.

On the whole, they were involved in killing of 85 persons and injuring 109 others. Arms and explosives were also recovered from their possession.

Besides, five convicts were awarded imprisonment of various duration.