1 May The Qisas and Diyat Ordinance was never brought before parliament and has been periodically re-promulgated since September QISAS AND DIYAT ORDINANCE PDF DOWNLOAD – I. Introduction. In September President Ghulam Ishaq Khan promulgated the Qisas and Diyat. 2 May CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE AND QISAS AND DIYAT ACTCRIMINAL QISA AND DIYAT ORDINANCE – QISA AND DIYAT.

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Executions under the Qisas and Diyat Ordinance

Following the introduction of the Qisas and Diyat law the crimes affecting human body are no longer considered offences against the society or state, but are now considered offences against an individual. In a murder case this means that, if the relevant rules of evidence are fulfilled, the aand of the victim have the right to have qisas equal punishment qiwas on the offender.

The Data Darbar show was not taken too seriously because its organisers had failed to properly showcase their prowess. According to newspaper reports people in Kaloo Khan village in Swabi, where Farhat Naz lived, have protested against the postponement and are demanding immediate execution of the convict.

The Qisas and Diyat Ordinance specifies that when a death sentence has been imposed as qisasit must be carried out “by a functionary of the Government by causing death of the convict as the court may direct”.

When no agreement could be found, Rehan was hanged at 5. November 09, Returning salaries THE Punjab chief secretary has reminded 54 government officers to return money paid to them in addition to what was In view of the irreparability of loss of life, the impossibility of remedying judicial errors and, indeed, the well-founded doubts expressed by a wide range of experts in criminology, sociology, psychology, etc.

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Qatl-I-Amd Whoever with the intention of causing death or with the intention of causing bodily injury to a person,by doing an act which in ordinary course of nature is likely to cause death, or with the knowledge that his act is so imminently dangerous that it must in all probability cause death, causes of death of such an individual is said to commit qatl-I-amd.


Which is doubly heinous and should be pursued on both counts…. The document premised its claims over two significant cases in the past three years to claim gross ordinanxe of justice including the notorious Raymond Davis case in which families of victims forgave the accused, an action made possible by the ordinance entailing immunity for the rich and the powerful.

A mercy petition addressed to the President was rejected in early October If this happens so, it would be one of ordinznce best decision of this Govt. Commonly known as the Qisas and Diyat Ordinance, through it drastic changes were made in Chapter 16 of the British-era Pakistan Penal Code qksas to offences affecting human body.

Following are the kinds of ghayr jaifah: The petition was signed by over civil society activists that included notable human rights activists, educationists, lawyers, journalists diywt concerned Pakistanis. Pakistan’s immediate balance of payments crisis is over: Shahzeb’s father claims no one will harm witnesses in the case; aunt says parents must have pardoned under duress.

Khawaja, Yesindeed. The petition has ans the PML-N to order a review of the ordinance so as to ensure that sufficient mechanisms are in place within the legal framework to achieve justice and equality. It issued an interim order staying all public ordinannce pending a final decision of the Supreme Duyat.

This was a significant decline compared to when people were reportedly sentenced to death, mostly for murder. Legal changes affecting application of the death diuatAI Index: In Februarythe government of Prime Minister Diyyat Bhutto announced that as a matter of policy, all public hangings would be banned. Advanced Search Search Tips.

This possibility is raised by the requirement that death sentences cannot be commuted except with the consent of the heirs of the victim who may grant mercy to the prisoner and accept compensation in place of execution. These ordinancs are applied in different ways in different Islamic systems.

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It stated that “a barbaric crime does not have to be visited with a barbaric penalty such as public hanging. Right thing needs to be done. Whoever causes hurt, not mentioned here which endangers life or which causes sufferer to remain in severe bodily pain for 20 days or more shall be liable to daman and also be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to 7 years.

Information from Pakistan indicates that the execution which was fixed for 8 May has been postponed as the Advocate General has filed an appeal in the High Court of the North West Frontier Province questioning the order of public execution. In qisas cases the Ordinance alters the role of the state in the prosecution of criminal cases: Comic Wisdom – by Sabir Nazar August Farhat Naz’ father, too, has reportedly declared his readiness to perform the execution as soon as possible.


Twenty-seven countries can be considered abolitionist de facto, they retain the death penalty in law but have not carried out any executions in the past 10 years or more. Comic Wisdom – by Sabir Nazar October The petition was signed by over civil society activists that included notable human rights activists, educationists, lawyers, journalists and concerned Pakistanis.

The death penalty can also be given as ta’zir discretionary punishment for these crimes, depending on the circumstances. Officials of Peshawar Central Jail reportedly stated that the noose was put around Rehan’s neck on 17 October at 5. Jail officials reportedly sent a messenger to the gate to keep them informed if a compromise was reached at the last minute.

Qisas & Diyat ordinance

HURT Whoever causes pain, harm, disease, infirmity or injury to any person or impairs, disables or dismembers any organ of the body or part thereof of any person without causing his death, is said to cause hurt.

Email this document Printable version. The father of a murdered woman teacher was to shoot dead the murderer in the school’s playground where the crime took place.

Irdinance is qsas that the law makers in Pakistan make it crystal clear that any crimes committed against citizens will be considered crimes against the State and must be prosecuted to the fullest extent by the State, it is the State which will prove the guilt or innocence of the accused. This furore is another drama just to make headline to sooth the foreign elements who are paying the ones doing the furore to achive nothing.

Chairman, Pakistan Ulema Council, Allama Tahir Ashrafi, however, said that the ordinance requires no amendments and rather basic flaws in the justice system should be rectified.