COAS endorses death sentences’ verdict of 11 terrorists
Rawalpindi: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif endorsed a military court’s verdict of death-sentences to 11 terrorists allegedly involved in heinous offenses of terrorism, the military media wing said on Tuesday.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) press release, the convicted terrorists were involved in serious acts of terrorism, including killing of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Fayyaz Sumbal, Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Raza Khan of Balochistan Police, and Inspector of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Kamran Nazir in Quetta.
Moreover, these terrorists were also convicted in sectarian killings, ransom kidnappings, and target killings of Frontier Constabulary (FC) personals as well as civilians including target killing of Major Abid Majeed of Pakistan Army.
Furthermore, the accused involved in planning and executed a series of attacks on Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) and Armed forces of Pakistan including damaging Schools and communication infrastructure.
The statement asserted all the accused were active members of the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), rising unrest and chaotic atmosphere in the country through various subversive activities.
The list comprised names of terrorists as Zia ul Haq s/o Wali Khan, Fazl-e-Rabbi s/o Fazal Ghafoor, Muhammad Sher s/o Zaray, Umer Zada s/o Gul Rehman, Latifur Rehman s/o Saifur Rehman, Muhammad Adil s/o Muhammad Akbar Jan, Israr Ahmed s/o Abdul Rahim Jan, Abdul Majeed s/o Khona Moula, Hazrat Ali s/o Fazal Rabi, Mian Said Azam s/o Mian Said Jaffar and Qaiser Khan s/o Habib Khan who were sentenced to death by military courts