SC stays execution of Imdad Ali, schizophrenic patient and issues notice to advocate general and prosecutor general, Punjab

Islamabad, October 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): A three member bench, headed by Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, and comprising other two Judges, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Amir Hani Muslim and Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sh. Azmat Saeed heard the Civil Review Petition No.420 of 2016 in Civil Petition No.2990 of 2016 Mst. Safia Bano Vs. Home Department, Government of Punjab, etc. (regarding review of earlier judgment about death sentence of Imdad Ali son of Muhammad Ismail, schizophrenic patient). The case was heard today i.e. 31.10.2016 and the bench passed the following order:-


Notice of this review petition be issued to the Advocate General, Punjab and the Prosecutor General, Punjab for a date in the second week of November, 2016. Till then, the execution of black-warrant against convict Imdad Ali son of Muhammad Ismail is stayed.

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