Peshawar High Court (PHC) while rejecting bail plea of two accused in Mashal Khan murder case has directed the prosecution to file challan in
The PHC ordered
A single bench of PHC presided over by Justice Nasir Mehfooz took up for hearing
It may be recalled that Mashal Khan a student of
The case was run in Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC). The court had declared 31 out of 57 accused as culprits.
The major accused Imran Khan was awarded capital punishment, 5 accused were awarded life sentence and 3 accused were sentenced to 25 years in jail each.
ATC had however acquitted 26 accused remarking prosecution had failed to provide evidence against them.
The two petitioners Izhar Ullah and Sabir had absconded. Later they were arrested by police. The trial court had issued arrest warrants of 4 accused including Izhar Ullah and Sabir and they were declared proclaimed offenders.
Later Izhar Ullah, Sabir Mir, Arif Khan and Asad were arrested. The ATC had rejected their bail plea.