Accused handed life term

Khairpur, Sind: An accused in murder case was handed life imprisonment by local court on Tuesday.

The first additional district and sessions judge Khairpur, Naveed Hussain Kolachi, on proving charges awarded life imprisonment to accused Muhammad Ali Memon s/o Abdul Karim Memon and imposed fine of Rs.0.1million. In default of payment of fine the accused will undergo six months more in jail.

Another accused in same case, Saeed Ahmed Memon, was declared proclaimed offender.

The accused had murdered a villager, Zaheer Ahmed Memon s/o Manzoor Ahmed Memon, at Therhi near Khairpur in year 2003.