The Supreme Court has issued a detailed decision acquitting the accused in the Shahzeb murder case.
Justice Mazahir Ali Akbar Naqvi has written a 17-page judgment acquitting the accused in the Shahzeb murder case in the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court has annulled the decision of the Sindh High Court to uphold the punishment of the accused and said that reconciliation has been reached between the parties. If not wanted in the case, they should be released from jail immediately.
It has been said in the judgment that there are several court decisions related to the termination of punishment after reconciliation, there is no element of terrorism in the Shahzeb murder case, the Shahzeb murder case was the result of a personal grudge, the provisions of terrorism were not applied in personal grudge and quarrel. can go
The verdict said that the Shahzeb murder case was a tragic incident that happened as a result of egoism, civil society emphasized that through this case egoism should be negated and an example should be set for future generations.
It has been said in the judgment that it should be clear that the court makes decisions according to the constitution and not by emotions, the purpose of acquitting the accused including Shahrukh Jatoi was to save the innocent from the death penalty under the law.
The court decision said that the punishment of the accused under Section Seven of the Anti-Terrorism Act is terminated, and Shah Rukh Jatoi and the co-accused should be released immediately if they are not wanted in any other case.