SC constitutes bench to hear appeals of prisoners on death row

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court formed a bench on Friday, to hear appeals of prisoners whose cases involve death sentences.

The proceedings will take place from January 5 to January 9, 2015.

The bench will be headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa.

The government of Pakistan made the decision to remove moratorium on death penalty in the wake of the Peshawar carnage.