RAWALPINDI: Three murder convicts, including two real brothers, were hanged in Adiala Jail here on Thursday, the jail authorities informed.
The jail authorities had arranged their last meetings with the family members and relatives after receiving the death warrants for the three murder convicts.
Later, the dead bodies were handed over to the heirs who took them to their native towns for
burial. Tight security arrangements were made inside and outside the jail.
As per detail, two real brothers identified as Ghulam Muhammad and Asghar Ali were sent to gallows at 5:30am and then the third convict Gulistan Khan was hanged by jail authorities.
The two brothers were awarded capital punishment by a local court for murdering two of their relatives in 1996 in Jalti whereas the Gulistan Khan committed murder of a man at Kallar Syedan in 1998.