Pakistan courtroom sentences three terrorists for involvement in fatal Wagah border bombing

A Pakistani anti-terrorism courtroom on Wednesday passed down dying sentence and 300 years imprisonment to 3 terrorists of the banned Jamaat-ul-Ahrar for his or her involvement within the 2014 Wagah border bombing that killed over 60 other folks.

Over 60 other folks, together with ladies and kids, have been killed within the horrific suicide assault on November 2, 2014 on the Wagah border at the Pakistani aspect.

A Pakistani anti-terrorism courtroom on Wednesday passed down dying sentence and 300 years imprisonment to 3 terrorists of the banned Jamaat-ul-Ahrar for his or her involvement within the 2014 Wagah border bombing that killed over 60 other folks.

Wagah is a village situated in Lahore, Pakistan’s Punjab province and Attari in India’s Punjab state alongside the Indo-Pak border.

Over 60 other folks, together with ladies and kids, have been killed within the horrific suicide assault on November 2, 2014 on the Wagah border at the Pakistani aspect.

The duty for the assault used to be claimed one at a time by means of the outlawed Jundullah and Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s splinter team Jamaat-ul-Ahrar.

“The Anti Terrorism Court docket in Lahore on Wednesday introduced the decision within the Wagah border bombings. It passed down dying sentence to 3 suspects — Haseebullah, Saeed Jan Ghana and Hussainullah — on 5 counts and likewise gave them 300-year prison time period and imposed a tremendous of Pakistani Rupee 1 million on every of them,” a courtroom reputable instructed PTI.

The courtroom acquitted 3 different suspects giving them the good thing about doubt.

Greater than 100 prosecution witnesses testified in opposition to the accused all through the trial that lasted greater than 5 years.

The suspects have been dropped at the courtroom amidst tight safety.

The Jamaat-ul-Ahrar spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan had instructed Morning time on phone from Afghanistan after the Wagah blast that it used to be performed by means of one among their males.

Later, Ehsan used to be arrested by means of Pakistani safety companies however lately he controlled to flee from their custody drawing grievance from the opposition events.

No less than 15 to 20 kilogrammes of explosives have been used within the blast with one of the vital explosives within the attacker’s suicide jacket and the rest being carried by means of him.

The blast on the Wagah crossing used to be a high-profile goal, with massive crowds accumulating on a daily basis to look at an elaborate flag-lowering rite because the border with India closes.

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Sharan Stone has worked as a journalist for nearly a decade and has contributed to several large publications including the Yahoo News and the Oakland Tribune. As a founder and journalist for Market Research Lists, Sharon covers national and international developments.You can contact her at [email protected]

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