COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa. – A file photo

PESHAWAR, 6 December: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa approved death sentences of four terrorists on Monday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the convicted terrorists were involved in the murder of 58 people, including security forces personnel, and other heinous crimes.

It is first time that General Qamar Bajwa has approved death sentences of terrorists after taking charge as new army chief. The convicted terrorists can be hanged any time after confirmation of their sentences.