[News] 5 People are sentenced to death in Asad Zaidi Murder Case
July 3, 2012 Leave a comment
Gilgit (Monitoring Desk): Anti-Terrorism Court Gilgit based on the evidence in killing of Asad Zaidi sentenced 5 criminals to death. The names of killers are Farooq, Faizan-ul-Haq, Biyamin, Arshad Aman and Mirbaz. The court order three times sentence to death and 0.3 million fine. Two other co-accuseds Amjad Wali and Mansoor Wali were sentenced for five years and 50 thousands rupees. While, two people were released for lack of evidence. One of the criminal sentenced to death is head (Amir) of a banned extremist organization. It is to be noted that Asad Zaidi was murdered in 2009 he belong to Khermang, Gilgit-Baltistan. Asad Zaidi was Deputy Speaker of the Northern Areas (Gilgit-Baltistan) Legislative Assembly (NALA) who was killed on 21st April 2009 at night.