ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court docket (SC) on Wednesday acquitted a person, imprisoned for all times, in a stunning case of allegedly murdering a barber by scissor.
In accordance with particulars, a path courtroom had handed out execution and a high-quality of Rs0.1 million to a person named Abdul Khaliq, from Rajanpur, for reportedly killing a barber, Mazhar Hussain, in 2007. Later, a excessive courtroom transformed the demise sentence into life imprisonment whereas upholding the high-quality cash.
Nonetheless, the apex courtroom has declared to acquit Khaliq within the case.
The baffling incident of homicide befell in 2007, when a person, Huzoor Bakash, went to the barber store of Mazhar Hussain, for trimming his beard. The barber trimmed the top of his buyer as a substitute of chopping his beard – a mistake which enraged Khaliq, the son of Bakash, to an extent that he grabbed a pair of scissor from Hussain’s store and killed him in a single assault.
The prison had additionally confessed to his crime earlier than the path courtroom. Nevertheless, the highest courtroom noticed right now that the homicide was a results of a sudden scuffle between the 2 individuals, including that the prison has accomplished his punishment underneath Article 302 (C).