Man convicted of raping, murdering 6-year-old Zainab Ansari hanged in Pakistan; her father says he’s ‘satisfied’
Zainab’s killer Imran Ali hanged till death, he was executed on 5:30 am today, in Central Jail Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.
Zainab’s father along with his family members were present at jail while execution was carried on. Convict Imran Ali’s family members were also present outside jail to receive his dead body. Convict Imran Ali’s family members refused to talk to media.
Zainab’s father talked to media and thanked media for highlighting issue which led to justice today. He thanked CJP Saqib Nisar for talking suo motu on the the case.
The trial, which was held in the special anti-terrorism court, came to be known as one of the fastest to be concluded in the judicial history of Pakistan.
Convict’s dead body will be handed over to his family after medical examination and other necessary formalities of jail.
Jail authorities do grant the convict one last wish before death, in his last wish he said, he wants to apology Zainab’s father Haji Muhammad Ameen Ansari.
Dead body of convict will be taken in presence police security and his burial will take place further. It is said that Imran Ali’s family members have left the native home town in Kasur after the incident.
Burial will took place in graveyard near Kot Lakhpat Jail.