Zainab’s killer has been handed 12 more death sentences

August 5, 2018

Imran Ali, who murdered seven-year-old Zainab in Kasur, Punjab, has been sentenced to death 12 more times in three more cases.

An anti-terrorism court in Lahore announced the verdict in three more rape and murder cases against him. The hearing was held at the Kot Lakhpat Jail by judge Sheikh Sajjad.

A collective fine of Rs9 million has also been imposed on him.

He was handed four death sentences in the case of five-year-old Ayesha and was told to pay Rs2 million as a penalty and an additional Rs1 million to the family. In the case of eight-year-old Laiba, he was handed four death sentences and Rs2 million as penalty and an additional Rs1 million.

In the case of seven-year-old Noor Fatima he was also handed the same punishment.

The court will announce the verdict in three more rape and murder cases against him on Monday, August 6.