GILGIT: The Gilgit-Baltistan Anti-Terrorism courtroom on Tuesday sentenced 4 humans to loss of life for killing a fifteen-year-old boy after sexual attack in Ghizer district.

The ATC also provided 25-year imprisonment and Rs200,000 fine to every convict.

They had been also asked to pay Rs300,000 every to the family of the victim as compensation.


The convicts were diagnosed as Noor Azam, Noor Mohammad, Mohammad Umer and Aziz, citizens of Ishkoman valley of Ghizer district.

The sufferer’s father, also a resident of Ishkoman valley, had registered an FIR in opposition to the accused in Immit police station on Feb 4. He had claimed that his son, a pupil of grade 9, was brutally murdered by using the convicts after sexual attack. The mutilated frame of the victim become discovered from below a stone in Ghizer River on Feb 2.

The police had arrested the accused and the authorities had constituted a Joint research group. For the duration of the investigations, the accused had confessed to the crime.

After hearing arguments from each the sides, ATC decide Raja Shahbaz Khan announced the verdict underneath section 302 (punishment for murder) of the Pakistan Penal Code and section 6 and seven of the Anti-Terrorism Act.

The judge found that after finishing touch of the research via JIT, the accused have been formally charged. The prosecution to show their case depended on circumstantial evidence, scientific reports, he dominated within the order.

in line with the court docket order, the convicts had abducted the boy, subjected him to sexual attack and brutally murdered him by using strangulating his neck. They later dumped the frame underneath a stone in Ghizer River.

“What turned into most stunning was that the culprits positioned a stone in the trousers of the deceased and heavy stones on his legs to preserve the frame from coming onto the surface of water,” the judgment said.

The choose found that the ‘heinous and brutal’ crime had terrorised the society.

After the incident large protests have been held across Gilgit-Baltistan demanding justice and exemplary punishments to the murderers.

Nazir Ahmed propose, the suggest for the victim’s family, instructed that the heinous crime had shocked the incredibly peaceful Ghizer district.

He stated ATC rapidly proceeded with the case and concluded it inside a month.

posted in sunrise, April seventeenth, 2019