ATTOCK:-

A murder convict was sent to the gallows in District Jail Attock here on Tuesday morning. Muhammad Sultan, son of Zamurd Khan, a resident of village Shikra, Pindigheb was hanged for killing his wife Zulfaraj on May 3, 2007 over a petty dispute. He was handed down death sentence on November 30, 2007 by the Attock District and Sessions court. All his mercy pleas were rejected. He had last meeting with his relatives on Monday. His dead body was later handed over to the heirs.–Staff reporter