Two death row prisoners to be executed today

imagesFAISALABAD : Two accused of terrorist attack on former president general (retd) Pervez Musharaf were shifted to District Jail Faisalabad from Central Jail Faisalabad in tight security for implementation on their death penalty.

Nawazish Ali and Mushtaq Ahmed were shifted in district jail due to absence of gallows in central jail Faisalabad.

Nawazish Ali is resident of Chakwal while Mushtaq Ahmed hails from Karachi. The death warrants of both convicts have been issued.

Jail Sources confirmed that the relatives of both convicts have been called for last meeting with the convicts. Both accused will be executed tomorrow (Monday).

It is worth mentioning here that so far 10 terrorists have been executed after the lifting of ban on execution of criminals by Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.

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