5 more death row prisoners hanged across Pakistan

KARACHI: Five more death row prisoners convicts were hanged on Wednesday at different jails across Pakistan, Aaj News reported.

According to the reports, the executions were took place at jails in Sahiwal, Mianwali, Bahawalpur and Sukkur, around 60 people were hanged since Pakistan lifted a moratorium on capital punishment in December.

The two executions were stopped in Mianwali and Sahiwal jails after they were forgave by the victim’s family.

One more murder convicts execution was resisted in Sahiwal at the request of complainant.