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PM writes to President to dismiss mercy pleas of five terrorists

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has written a letter to President Mamnoon Hussain seeking the dismissal of mercy pleas of five terrorists on death row.

The letter states that the five criminals were involved in acts of terrorism and have been awarded the death penalty.

The five convicted terrorists include Muhammad Akram-ul-Haq alias Lahori, Ahmed Ali alias Shesh Nag, Muhammad Tayaab alias Sajjad, Ghullam Shabir alias Doctor and Zulfiqar Ali.