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Death warrants of 13 prisoners issued in Adiala Jail Rawapindi

RAWALPINDI: 13 more death warrants were issued for the prisoners of Adiala Jail Rawalpindi to execute two criminals on March 17, four on March 18, four on March 19, 2015 while dates of three more were not finalised so far.

It is pertinent to mention here that at least 400 death row prisoners were present in Adiala Jail while 180 mercy appeals were pending the courts.

At least 80 mercy appeals were sent to the Supreme Court (SC) while 39 appeals were sent to the President Mamnoon Hussain. More than 20 death row prisoners were executed so far after Peshawar incident.