SAHIWAL-Special Anti-Terrorism Court Judge Malik Shabbir Hussain Awan sentenced two students to life in prison on three counts and fined them Rs400,000 each in a kidnapping-cum-sodomy and murder of a minor student.

Both the convicts - Musadaq Ahmad and Ahsan Hassan had kidnapped, sodomised and murdered a minor student. According to prosecution, on Nov 7, 2016, the accused kidnapped minor Arham in Chak 90/9L. They took him to a local education academy where they sodomised him and murdered the minor when he raised alarms. Later, they packed the dead body in a sack and dumped near a canal.

The Ghallah Mandi Police had registered a case under section 363,377, and 302 PPC and 7 ATA. The police arrested both the accused who confessed to their crime and on their pointation, the police had recovered the dead body.