Pak model gets death penalty for killing a fellow model
LAHORE: A Pakistani court has handed down death sentence to a fashion model for killing a fellow model, Abeera, through poisoning over three years ago. Lahore's additional district and sessions Judge Ayesha Rashid yesterday announced the verdict in the presence of convict Azma Rao alias Tooba (a dance event manager) and also imposed a fine of Rs 5,00,000 on her. However, the judge acquitted two other suspects - Farooq Rehman and Hakeem Zeeshan - of the charges giving them the benefit of the doubt.In 2014, 20-year-old Abeera's body was found from Lorry Adda bus stand in Lahore. Authorities later arrested her friend Tooba and two of her accomplices with the help of CCTV footage.