QUETTA: Machh Jail officials will write a letter to the Sindh government seeking a new date for the execution of deathrow inmate Saulat Mirza.
The date of Saulat Mirza’s execution was extended by President Mamnoon Hussain till April 30. Mirza will be executed after a new date is given by the AntiTerrorism Court, official sources said.
Last week a joint investigation team formed to probe revelations made by Saulat Mirza interrogated him at the Machh Jail.
Mirza a former worker of Muttahida Quami Movement hours before his scheduled execution on March 19, hurled serious allegations at his former party and its chief Altaf Hussain in a confession video.
He said MQM’s senior leader Babar Ghauri passed on to him Altaf Hussain’s orders of
assassinating KESC chief Shahid Hamid. Mirza also claimed that the party uses Governor Sindh Dr Ishratul Ebad’s influence to protect MQM’s criminal workers.