FAISALABAD: Four condemned prisoners were hanged in the District Jail Jhang and Central Jail here on Wednesday.
A spokesman of the Central Jail Faisalabad told that convict Shafaqat Ali and Muhammad Saeed had gunned down two brothers over a minor dispute in the Sabzi Mandi Mannanwala on March 23,1998 to which death sentence was awarded to them.
Today, Shafqat Ali and Muhammad Saeed were executed in the Central Jail.
Meanwhile, Zakir Hussain and Ghulam Muhammad were also hanged in District Jail Jhang.
A jail spokesman said Zakir Hussain shot dead a man in 1998 whereas Ghulam Muhammad was involved in killing of his brother-in-law Ghulam Mustafa in 2000.
Earlier, arrangements were completed to hang another death row convict Ehsan Elyas but his execution was deferred as the victim party and the deceased’s relatives reached a compromise.