LAHORE: A death row convict was hanged in Kot Lakhpat Jail, Lahore, today.

Allah Ditta, who was convicted for killing a man in Deebal Pur 12 years ago, was executed in the wee hours today, jail authorities said.

Meanwhile, execution of another death convict, Abbas was, halted in Sahiwal Jail in the wake of a ‘reconciliation’ reached between the feuding parties. Abbas was convicted for murdering his relative Ashraf in 2001 over a matrimonial dispute.