ISLAMABAD: The security of the President of Pakistan ‘Mamnoon Hussain’ and his family has extremely been tight because he is going to take an important decision about ‘Death Penalty’ of Mumtaz Qadri. He has appealed to the President of Pakistan for mercy.
Remember that Mumtaz Qadri is the killer of the Former Governor of Punjab ‘Salman Taseer’. Even he was the guard of Salman Taseer, He was on duty while he shoot him.
As per Express Tribune report, the security of the President of Pakistan and his family has been more and extra tight before taking the decision about Mumtaz Qadri’s death penalty because Mumtaz Qadri appealed for mercy to the President.
If the appeal for mercy rejects by the President so security of entire Islamabad will review. Federal Capital may be imposed ‘Section 144’. The President’s Secretary ‘Shahid Khan’ avoided giving any statement on this matter, told by Senior Security Official to Express Tribune.
On the other hand, religious parties warned that if Mumtaz Qadri is sentenced to death so unexpected protest will begin in all over the Pakistan. Earlier to any kind of strife, the Presidents security has been extremely tight.
It is clear that Mumtaz Qadri shot dead to the Former Governor of Punjab ‘Salman Taseer’ on January 4th, 2011 at Kohsar Market, Islamabad.
The first anti-terrorism court ordered the death sentence against Mumtaz Qadri then the Islamabad High Court upheld the death penalty decision. Then the Supreme Court also rejected Qadri’s application last December against his death sentence under the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC). In the long run, he appealed for mercy to the President.
Now very less time remains to know that what will Mamnoon Hussain decide against Mumtaz Qadri?
- Posted On: February 23, 2016
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