FSC maintains three counts death sentence of rapist of minor girl

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Staff Reporter

A full bench of the Federal Shariat Court on Saturday maintained the three counts death sentence awarded to a convict in rape, murder of a minor girl.

The FSC full bench comprising of Mr. Justice Muhammad Noor Meskanzai Chief Justice, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dr. Syed Muhammad Anwer and Mr. Justice Khadim Hussain M. Shaikh passed an important judgment, maintaining death sentence on three counts awarded by the learned Additional Sessions Judge-I, Karachi East, under Sections 364-A, 376 and 302(b) of the Pakistan Penal Code, 1860 to the convict Muhammad Irshad who had committed barbaric, heinous and inhuman act of zina-bil-jabr and murder of the baby girl Tajjali aged about 6 years of Karachi.