Funding case: Hafiz Saeed, leader of banned Jamaat-ud-Dawa, sentenced to 10 years and 6 months in prison
LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court has sentenced Hafiz Saeed to 10 years and 6 months imprisonment in a funding case.
According to Geo News, the anti-terrorism court in Lahore heard a funding case against Hafiz Saeed, the leader of the banned Jamaat-ud-Dawa, and his associates, in which the court sentenced Hafiz Saeed to 10 years and six months in prison, while all his property. Also ordered confiscation.
The court also sentenced Hafiz Saeed’s accomplices Zafar Iqbal and Yahya Aziz to 10 years and 6 months imprisonment and a fine.
The court also sentenced another associate of Hafiz Saeed, Abdul Rehman Maki, to six months in prison.
It may be recalled that the funding case against Hafiz Saeed and his associates was registered by the CTD while the anti-terrorism court had earlier sentenced Hafiz Saeed to 11 years imprisonment in two cases.