Five terrorists to be executed tomorrow

SUKKUR/FAISALABAD: Three terrorists belonging to banned outfits at Central Jail Sukkur and two convicts at Faisalabad jail sentenced in the Musharraf attack case will be hanged tomorrow (Tuesday).

The three terrorists at Central Jail 1 in Sukkur, Muhammad Shahid Haneef, Muhammad Talha, and Khalil Ahmed were all involved with the murder of Zafar Hussain Shah, Director of Ministry of Defence in the vicinity of Gulbahar Jail in Karachi in 2001.

According to jail authorities, all three will be hanged at 6:30am on Tuesday.

Two accused convicted of orchestrating the murder attempt on former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf, Nawazish Ali and Mushtaq Ahmed, at District Jail Faisalabad will also be hanged Tuesday morning.