The Lahore High Court, in Punjab, Pakistan, says the death sentence verdict against former ruler Pervez Musharraf last month is unconstitutional, casting into doubt the legitimacy of the verdict.
At least three patients were killed and several other people were injured during a protest outside the Punjab Institute of Cardiology, Lahore, Pakistan. It was staged by the lawyers against a mocking viral video from doctors. The mob also attacked at the provincial information minister of Punjab Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan. The Young Doctors Association of Pakistan reports death of 12 patients.
Thousands of protestors rally in front of the Parliament of Pakistan in Islamabad in support of Mumtaz Qadri, the killer of reformist Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer in 2011 who was subsequently executed last February. The Pakistan Army was called in to control the situation.
A bomb at the Fariduddin Ganjshakar Sufi shrine in Pakpattan, a city in Pakistan's Punjab province, kills at least eight people and injures twenty. [http:--www.ndtv.com-article-world-blast-at-sufi-shrine-in-pak-8-killed-reports-62087 (NDTV)], [http:--edition.cnn.com-2010-WORLD-asiapcf-10-24-pakistan.blast-?hpt=T2 (CNN)] [http:--news.xinhuanet.com-english2010-world-2010-10-25-c_13573953.htm (Xinhua)] [http:--www.irna.ir-ENNewsShow.aspx?NID=30037197&SRCH=1 (irna)]date=August 2019