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New video shows Mashal's killers celebrated lynching, pledged to conceal shooter's identity

Updated Apr 18, 2017 05:37pm


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A new video circulating on Tuesday contains footage of scenes following the Mardan university lynching and shows a man demanding that a group of students take an oath to conceal the identity of the man who shot 23-year-old Mashal Khan.

Mashal, a student of Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan, had been lynched moments before the video was made over allegations of blasphemy.

The video shows the mob involved in the lynching shouting religious slogans and congratulating each other over the brutal episode.

In the video, a man who appears to be the ringleader, Arif, is heard proclaiming that anyone who names the shooter will be considered "a blasphemer".

The following is the text of the slogans being chanted in the video:

"Congratulations, congratulations!

Silence, silence!

Whoever shot him [Mashal], don't take his [the shooter's] name

Whoever takes his [shooter's] name will commit blasphemy. If you want to file an FIR, my name is Arif"

The declaration appears to be a veiled threat to silence those who may testify against the murder and protect the main culprits.

Arif names himself and his father and states that anyone who wished to lodge a First Information Report in the case is free to nominate him for the murder.

According to university students, Arif does not attend Abdul Wali Khan University, but has been allowed on the premises on several occasions. Local media reports say he is the general secretary of the Insaf Student Federation, which is the student wing of the ruling party in KP, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

An investigation into the Mardan university lynching has been initiated, but the identity of Mashal's shooter is yet to be determined.

A postmortem report of Mashal's killing states a gunshot wound was the cause of death, but also noted that the body had been subjected to serious trauma.

Meanwhile, the administration of Abdul Wali Khan University on Tuesday suspended seven of its employees in connection with the murder of Mashal Khan.


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Sallu Bhai Apr 18, 2017 03:12pm

The youth and future of Pakistan! Any doubt?

waqar farooqui Apr 18, 2017 03:13pm

International media is watching....All the members involved must be punished be it 100 or 50 people. Our reputation is on the line.

Sana Apr 18, 2017 03:15pm

A young thoughtful person killed in a horrible fashion and the crowd is "educated" tells you about state of education in Pakistan

roshan Apr 18, 2017 03:18pm

Wherre law for a poor doesnot stand a chance , law of jungle prevails .

Nomi Goraya Apr 18, 2017 03:20pm

I think when guy has mentioned his name and his father name and is ready to face gallows and openly challenged state why not to start with him? If they think they can made us silent time is gone. The point is punish all those who took part in planing, murder, desecration of Meshal body as this is cold blooded murder no law gave them authority to execute this heinous murder.Start with the guy and punish him.

Jo Apr 18, 2017 03:20pm

Arrogance knows no boundaries.

Shocking how these misguided students hold holier than thou attitude. All culprits irrespective of their rank should be tried.

Wrong doers need to realise their means of instance justice is undermining society and the government .

Majid Apr 18, 2017 03:21pm

This country seriously needs a complete cleansing operation at the university campuses to eradicate the menace of all kinds of Ghundagardi.

Dil Dil Pakistan, Toronto, Canada Apr 18, 2017 03:22pm

Changes to the blasphemy laws in Pakistan must be made, ASAP, before jahil elements do more harm to some innocent people.

Full and proper investigation into this sordid affair. All culprits must be given their appropriate punishments.

This university should be renamed as Mashal Memorial University to honour this young brave soul of Pakistan.

Mujtaba Apr 18, 2017 03:25pm

To avoid further incidents like this the law needs to punish every person in this video

Ali Zaidi Apr 18, 2017 03:25pm

Excuse my language, but these animals know no limits.

abubakar Apr 18, 2017 03:26pm

so sad

Majid Apr 18, 2017 03:27pm

What a bunch of brutes!

Just Someone Apr 18, 2017 03:29pm

Let's see how IK reacts to this, especially considering that the perpetrator is from his own party.

Rohail Apr 18, 2017 03:30pm

To Pashtoon brothers: Please help law enforcement agencies by identifying their names. There was a young guy wearing blue tie hitting mishaal. Please help.

Nasir askar Apr 18, 2017 03:30pm

I am speechless at the their brazenness after killing an innocent human being.

Nomi Goraya Apr 18, 2017 03:33pm

Will not blame PTI or any political outfit as this is the problem of our society where we never connect our religious mind with our educationist mind. I believe we are groomed in this way that sometimes trigger such incidents and one is left wondering if both the persons were same? We have to do efforts to connect these two of us. In Islam which we claim to defend (while in fact it is the victim in all such cases) has very strict punishments for some crimes but at the same time it has also equally strict punishment if you accuse someone and are not able to prove it. where is mob Justice in Islam can anyone enlighten me ?

Farhan Apr 18, 2017 03:33pm

@waqar farooqui

Stop with the international media crap! Who gives a crap about them?

A majority of 182 Million Pakistani's have been begging for Justice! Fight for yourself rather then to show some third country!

Harmony-1© Apr 18, 2017 03:35pm

Mashal Khan will be remembered forever who gave his life as a turning point for reformation of Blasphemy Laws!

Azmeen Apr 18, 2017 03:35pm

Govt should go all out to punish the shooter & other culprits as country's image is at stake.

Abdullah Apr 18, 2017 03:36pm

Mr Arif needs to be taught a lesson challenging the state's authority.....all students standing and clapping here should also be put in jail for their wrong doing.......they should be taught a lesson so nobody dares to do the same to anybody in Pakistan again.....

M. Siddique Apr 18, 2017 03:37pm

Everyone in every video must be held accountable and punished. Even if it takes hundreds of prosecutions. These savages don't be shown any mercy.

DOPLER Apr 18, 2017 03:39pm

These people are savages and should be made an example of. But of course that won't happen.

sher Jang Gilgit Apr 18, 2017 03:42pm

An act of shear brutality need to be condemned across the board. The onus of responsibilty,when such incident happens each time, rest upon the shoulders of those who brought, out of explicit ignorance, the situation to such a deplorable extent. What a Mr. Imran Khan can do to challenge the de facto influence of the so called owners of religion who have left no stone unturned in making a progressive religion a model of terror and unilaterally twisted its universal principles beyond recognition for ephemeral personal gains. But let us not be despondent because the ray of hope is still shining on the horizon of our country where the existence of such callous brutes seems to be found in abundance. It is the university management that are the real blasphemers and not the deceased individual. The sane segment of society must stand to condemn each act of lawlessness and play their part collectively to get rid of the trend in which only the defenseless is lynched and the powerful gets away.

Muhammad zafar iqbal Apr 18, 2017 03:45pm

When their leaders call them " TIGERS" then definitely they will behave like as they had demonstrated in the lynching episode. Shame on the face of "NAYA PAKISTAN "

KK Apr 18, 2017 03:46pm

@roshan excellent

Amjad Apr 18, 2017 03:55pm

This is Naya Pakistan of PTI.

AKS Apr 18, 2017 03:56pm

Now all politicians will make noisssssses. Because PTI name has come out in this case

ishfaq ahmed bughio Apr 18, 2017 03:57pm

Catch them before they kill some one.The state must react quickly and start a programme of rehab for such people and do not let them free for few years untill they are no more threat to the life of other people.

Zak Apr 18, 2017 03:58pm

@Sallu Bhai a motly bunch of 20/25, does not represent pakistan, but what will happen to them by the state is what represents pakistan. 14 in police custody already.

Zak Apr 18, 2017 03:59pm

@Sana you should see the neighbours. There the killing is done by those in government, atleast these killers outside govt.

pk Apr 18, 2017 03:59pm

Secular Education is the only solution.

Ordinary_citizen Apr 18, 2017 04:03pm

A test for PTI to show that the party and it's student wing is not above the law. They must clean their ranks of such elements.

Concerned Citizen Apr 18, 2017 04:06pm

Mr. Khan - is that true? Please take strict action against your own party members to set an example here ... we need to change the society and educate them but charity begins from home ... so let's clean your party from these goons ... remember justice delayed - justice denied ..

Khalid javaid Apr 18, 2017 04:07pm

If it is proved that Arif doesn't belong to this university but is a member of Insaf Students Union an off-shoot of PTI, then it becomes the duty of Imran Khan to monitor this case personally and see that the justice is done. Nation is watching very closely the conduct of IK and delay will only complicate the case of PTI. Imran usually quotes "justice delayed is justice denied" it is test case now and will go a long way to next general election. Nation will not tolerate again his vows as "political statements" if God forbid this happens then he is not different than other politicians.

AK Apr 18, 2017 04:09pm


Very well articulated.

Ahmed Apr 18, 2017 04:10pm

This is a clear video with very high definition showing teh identities of the people involved and endorsing the killing. This is the best possible evidence along with the actual videos of the lynching. Nothing should stop the police to prosecute these culprits under Section 302, Full stop.

Indian4RMBLORE Apr 18, 2017 04:11pm

shame in these guys. Pakistanis should come out and protest , show to the world that u guys don't support these kind of act

Aamir Latif Apr 18, 2017 04:14pm

Simply disgraceful these criminals to celebrate, simply animals and reflect stoneage mentality. What youth we will see to run this country.

Tunda thakur Apr 18, 2017 04:15pm

The police should start with Arif and work their way down until they find the murderer.

Dr tariq Apr 18, 2017 04:16pm

When we have law of jungle Where Ayan Ali and Dr Asim will be free to go but a poor fellow will go to jail No society can survive with double standards For the last 70years things are going bad to worse.

Aamir Latif Apr 18, 2017 04:17pm

Further, it's high time that both federal provincial governments should ban entry of non students for such activity in campuses. Students wings in campuses are nothing but ghundas and criminals.

point of view Apr 18, 2017 04:19pm

Where Pakistan is going ?

jahangir Apr 18, 2017 04:20pm

he is the general secretary of the Insaf Student Federation, which is the student wing of the ruling party in KP, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Khan sb in addition to condoling with the aggrieved family please do also re-visit ISF that is a part of PTI. Will you take action against your ISF and eradicate bad elements from there? Only Words would not do

M.Saeed Apr 18, 2017 04:20pm

General secretary of the Insaf Student Federation, which is the student wing of the ruling party in KP, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) threatening students? Imran Khan should take notice and accept his challenge.

Malar Apr 18, 2017 04:21pm

@sher Jang Gilgit University administration had issued contempt notice on Mashal hours before the lynching. The callous behaviour of University admin requires investigation. Also, few police men were standing aside as a spectator when the brutal incident happened which requires investigation too.

dr hassan Apr 18, 2017 04:22pm

Before jumping to conclusion it must be seen as the failure on the part of state social justice system. These and other youth involved in similar acts of violence are reflecting the anger and frustration and disbelief on elitist culture of governance and brutal bureaucratic entanglement of every institution. Blasphemy and other names are just iceberg phenomenon. It is in reality these panted up emotions which seriously need to be addressed. Unfortunately our governments will always try to put blasphemy on forefront and not the real issues and emotions because governments are part of the problems . So they always will come up with same narrative: blasphemy. Just to make sure that public at large just submerse under this iceberg and never find time to come to the real cause of these erratic acts of violence

Sajid sajjad abbasi Apr 18, 2017 04:22pm

How confident the people are that they are out of the reach of law...

KHYBER Apr 18, 2017 04:25pm

Mashal Khan reminds me of my youth.

Awan Apr 18, 2017 04:25pm

I am not going to hire anyone from this university. Who knows that the person I will hire will be belonging from this group. This university is clearly marked in my HR.

Irfan_M Apr 18, 2017 04:26pm

@Sajid sajjad abbasi you wrote "How confident the people are that they are out of the reach of law"

Of course they belong to PTI student wing.

Farid Lodhi Apr 18, 2017 04:33pm

Frédéric Bastiat, who said: "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it."

blunt Apr 18, 2017 04:35pm

@Khalid javaid : Do you still think IK is different than other politicians?

Sameer Apr 18, 2017 04:35pm

Maximum punishment for Arif. The rest will speak up soon.

Indoaryan Apr 18, 2017 04:39pm

The Govt. must take very strong action to discourage mob rule or mob lynching . If Pakistan is unable to prevent this current trend of mob lynching, it shows the present Govt. has become nonfunctional, the law and order system has broken down and somebody need to call new General elections . This Govt. has totally failed in maintaining law and order in Pakistan, even the former friends of Pakistan are beginning disassociate themselves from this country. Time for a wake up call !!!!!!!!!!!

NOMANSLAND Apr 18, 2017 04:39pm

These people are worse than ISIS !!

Sameer Apr 18, 2017 04:43pm

@Nomi Goraya IK actions are geniune. This problem will solve because competent men are on the job. There is no political cover for these monsters in KPK. Now we need to make sure the Kasur culprits are put behind bars indefinitely. This matter cant die...another 5 year old girl has succumbed the same faith as the other children. Why are we hiding the MPAs relatives? And lets not forget the pervert in Sargodha. And the innocent mother raped in Rahim Yar Khan. The 7 year old found abused and throat slit in the garbage heaps of Khi. This needs to end one way or another.

M.Khan Apr 18, 2017 04:45pm

They need be punished for killing an innocent man. And for abuse of the law.

Harmony-1© Apr 18, 2017 04:46pm

@Blunt - This Arif guy will face the law. Just wait and see.

This will not be like that Model Town incident. That much is clear already with many arrests and condemnation coming from the ruling party of KPK. We all know how Punjab Law minister and others were justifying Model Town incident.

Naveed Apr 18, 2017 04:50pm

@Sallu Bhai sadly no doubt.

Taimur Apr 18, 2017 04:51pm

No more condemnation. IK and PTI please take action against such people.

Irfan_M Apr 18, 2017 04:55pm

After watching this video, I want Mishal Khan's family to not to welcome Imran Khan in their home.

Shahbaz Apr 18, 2017 04:57pm

I see most of the supporting arguments (in Mashal's favour) based on the reason that he was innocent and hence his murder is unjustified...

What if he wasn't innocent, would our society still support him to get a complete and fair trial? my guess is NO

Maryam Apr 18, 2017 05:09pm

@waqar farooqui so reputation is the only thing that you think of! What about humanity and justice being at stake.

Shubham tiwari Apr 18, 2017 05:12pm

No one is demanding ban on blasphemy rather people are merely condemning. Why don't you guys demand clear and cut voice that you no longer want blasphemy.

Harmony-1© Apr 18, 2017 05:14pm

@Maryam - Paradoxically, reputation does come along through "humanity and justice". So hand in glove really!

BAXAR Apr 18, 2017 05:19pm

@Farid Lodhi " "When plunder becomes a way of life .... and a moral code that glorifies it." Very true. Another one said (can't remember the name) "when you see a nation in decline, you'll find that it had earlier decided for it's decline"

Mudassir Hussain Azeemabadi Apr 18, 2017 05:24pm

Promised Change by PTI. Please bear in mind that reportedly IK himself had attacked a Police Station during Dharna days near Islamabad and got his workers released. Recently Arif Alvi in Karachi manhandled Station Incharge of Darakshan Police Station. There was also an incident of Mr. Gandapour who was caught carrying arms & liquor in his car during one of the PTI events. PTI which openly talks about other parties having criminal elements in their folds should also start a self check!

Mohammed Sattar Apr 18, 2017 05:31pm

Pakistans future leaders. God help Pakistan because no one else will.

Asif jamil Apr 18, 2017 05:32pm


My friend don't look at others, look at yourself. Enough of such rubbish!

KB Apr 18, 2017 05:32pm


Abhijeet Apr 18, 2017 05:33pm

Media and social activists should not rest until the culprits are bought to books

gary Apr 18, 2017 05:33pm

Sick people.

AXH Apr 18, 2017 05:37pm

@waqar farooqui - "International media is watching....All the members involved must be punished be it 100 or 50 people. Our reputation is on the line."

Whether the international media is watching or not, justice needs to be delivered for Pakistan's own sake.

Skeptic Apr 18, 2017 05:40pm

Everybody is a product of their environment. Their behavior and lifestyle reflects how they were brought up, and who they were surrounded with. The culture that prevails in Pakistan, I see little hope for this society to evolve into a decent, highly respectful and responsible members of the international community.

When you have top leadership which blatantly flaunts its powers despite well-established disrepute of corruption, nepotism and violation of the law and office, than the rest of the society is only going to emulate the same example.

Until things change radically at the top and leaders emerge who can instill ethics, morals and due respect for the law, the normal garden-variety man cannot be expected to do much different. Though there are always exception - few and far in between.

arnab bardhan Apr 18, 2017 05:42pm

I am really shocked to read this news in kolkata yesterday. As a human being I strongly condemn to Mashal Khan's co student to do this brutal incident. Shame on those barbarians who are stigma of mankind. Thanks to DAWN

sARTAJ Apr 18, 2017 05:45pm

These are the murderers, you can clearly see them. Pakistan should show zero tolerance to this. Authorities, go get them! Time for a change of this law and show the human side of Pakistani culture.

BAXAR Apr 18, 2017 05:46pm

@dr hassan "These and other youth involved in similar acts of violence are reflecting the anger and frustration and disbelief on elitist culture of governance." Spot on. This is why the politicians cannot find an answer. Any answer will go against the interests of that elite.

Pakisani Apr 18, 2017 05:50pm

All of these people's need to be punished.

Iftikhar khan Apr 18, 2017 05:50pm

Well. He introduced himself. What are authorities waiting for now? If this guy 'Arif' is man enough then he should come forward now.

Maryam Apr 18, 2017 05:54pm

@Harmony-1© so does it mean that we should act justly only when our reputation is at stake? Acting justly may bring good reputation but reputation should not be the aim here, justice should be. That is what I feel

Irfan_M Apr 18, 2017 05:57pm

@Mudassir Hussain Azeemabadi - - - - - Your comments are the best. . . . . .

Zeeshan Apr 18, 2017 06:09pm

As belonging to this culture I can smell the fear in their minds. They know what they done to the victim and to theirselves. They ruined their own lives as well. This guy can't even pronounc the name of the Prophet PBUH properly as if not very used to it.

ahaq Apr 18, 2017 06:13pm

an open brazen criminal act by a group of people. This must be punished sternly. Education of next generation must start now to stop this forever

Alphagamma Apr 18, 2017 06:16pm

That's why we need education in Pakistan.

Irfan_M Apr 18, 2017 06:19pm

When this unfortunate event took place, no one wanted to discuss it. Only On DAWN TV "Zara Hat Kay" mentioned the cruelty which took place . Other TV Channels avoided it. After a few days when it became clear that no blasphemy took place , politicians started making statements, TV Channels started talking about it. Imran Khan himself took almost a week before visiting the victims family. With this mind set whoever is thinking that change will come, are living in fools paradise.

farhan ahmed Apr 18, 2017 06:20pm

The mob were students from anp party and they need to be seriously punished..Anp which brings pakhtun into every issue is being quiet here and acting behind

thinker Apr 18, 2017 06:25pm

How sad !! Government being openly challenged.

M. IRFaN Apr 18, 2017 06:27pm

If this Arif and all those with him in the video are not arrested immediately then Pakistan can never come out of this rot for sure.

Irfan-Sydney Apr 18, 2017 06:30pm

@farhan ahmed you are doing exactly what the mob did , i.e falsely accusing to punish someone whom you don't like.

Realzak Apr 18, 2017 06:33pm

@waqar farooqui international media is not blind they know everything.You have no reputation outside so what you are talking about.

IZ Apr 18, 2017 06:37pm

Since this person belongs to KPK's ruling party, there is a direct conflict of interest here. Chief Minister of KPK needs to clearly show how he intends to deal with this conflict BEFORE any official investigations are concluded.

Luqman hafeez Apr 18, 2017 06:37pm

The guy Arif, office bearer of PTI, should be made to cough the name of the shooter. Each and every individual who landed even a single punch on Mashal should be punished for this heinous crime. It's a test case for Imran Khan personally. I hope he does not forgets about it in a week or so.

IZ Apr 18, 2017 06:38pm

@Nomi Goraya How easy it is for politicians to shift the blame to 'society' and not take any responsibility.

Zulfeqar Canada. Apr 18, 2017 06:39pm

This all happened in an university.

Dr Khan Apr 18, 2017 06:41pm

@Muhammad zafar iqbal Don't try to bring politics in to this tragic issue please

IZ Apr 18, 2017 06:42pm

@dr hassan The failure is first of political leadership who was elected by the people to fix all the other systems. Let us not allow the politicians to wiggle out.

javed Apr 18, 2017 06:51pm

This changes everything. It makes the concerned group culpable of perpetrated crime.

Nomi Goraya Apr 18, 2017 06:54pm

@IZ look man it is not shifting the blame to anyone. It is the matter of fact and the proof is such barbaric incidents are always triggered using religion so the most and core important is to rectify that issue inside us and our society. We can not pin blame to trigger as if someone knows our weakness he will exploit it and people will keep on falling victim like this. If there is fire and dry hay separated by just few yards no matter how much you try to guard it will start disaster as you can not control the air no matter how hard you try at the same time you can not blame the air. Right approach is to make the hay wet or fire cool so that no matter how hard one tries he can not exploit it. This is the reason that I pin blame to our society and on us. If have any doubt just try to explore through some religious and liberal pages and you will know yourself that it is us who are to blame not the trigger

Akbar Apr 18, 2017 06:54pm

I must say good job by Dawn for putting the faces of these protectors of criminals and murderers on the front page. Keep doing this as long they keep threatening those demanding justice. As a Nation we must stand united against their threats until justice is done for Mashal Khan. They are using religion for the wrong purpose to protect criminals. By threatening those who want to expose the murderers these people are threatening the whole Nation. We stand behind you Dawn.

MJkhan Apr 18, 2017 06:56pm

This guy Arif, the ringleader of murderous mob , hand him over to military court, in no time he will become a singing canary, revealing the names of the criminals involved in this heinous crime.

Muhammad arsahd Apr 18, 2017 06:58pm

@Farhan Completely agree with your sentiments & your comment.

Afzal Nadir Apr 18, 2017 07:12pm

For God sake leave this topic now as we have too much more issued to be resolved. Plz let the court decide the case and the culprits have already been apprehended. It was a very tragic incident but it does not mean we have to be forced to watch and read new about this mishap.....

Nahrad Muni Apr 18, 2017 07:20pm

To send a strong message to the nation that such actions will not be tolerated, the most involved people should be tried and punished publicly.

Nahrad Muni Apr 18, 2017 07:26pm

Next week all this uproar will be forgotten.. seen it many times in the past..

Rahman Apr 18, 2017 07:32pm

@waqar farooqui Forget about international media. People should look into their conscience, if they have any.

atif Apr 18, 2017 07:40pm

@Nahrad Muni

agreed to. ye sara discussion ek incident ki maar hay. day after, panama decision. mashaal (shaheed) would be conveniently forgotten

Harmony-1© Apr 18, 2017 07:45pm

@Maryam - No, it doesn't mean "we should act justly only when our reputation is at stake". We should when any wrong is done. And that is what we all want - don't we?

Reputations are made due to this - good or bad - its all part and parcel, interlinked. So no need to put spins to it.

lEO Apr 18, 2017 07:57pm

It will be a good idea to re-write the blasphemy law. Pakistanis are a developing and modern society . Just that there are old laws which mislead the people and allow them to commit heinous crimes!

abrar Apr 18, 2017 08:08pm

Such abysmal state of affairs has drastically altered the nation's identity and the world is watching us through the prism of barbarism. Justice must prevail

Farhan Apr 18, 2017 08:25pm

They want to indict one person and rescue all others. This is open undermining of our law. These people all should be equally held responsible here.

Khan Apr 18, 2017 08:41pm

Students are the cream(fate) of a nation.Compare these students to rest of world students, it is very shameful to say these are students of our Nation.They are destroyers of our nation and humanity.

Moth Apr 18, 2017 08:41pm

Take the bait. Set an example of punishment. I can bet Pakistan will rise and shine like Germany and Japan.

Asif Apr 18, 2017 08:56pm


Kashif Apr 18, 2017 09:27pm

@waqar farooqui International media is watching....All the members involved must be punished be it 100 or 50 people. Our reputation is on the line.

Who cares for the reputation? We only care for the money.

SHARARAT Apr 18, 2017 09:42pm

Imran khan what do you have to say now?

MAS Apr 18, 2017 11:23pm

All these very educated and civilised men should be arrested on charges for murder and found guilty !!

salman Apr 18, 2017 11:46pm

The person celebrating a murder try him first and hang him in public to show the people that if you break the law under any pretext you will be severely punished.

I am not in favor of pardoning anyone who was present at the lynching. If we need to punish everyone who was there so be it. Government has to put its foot down and enforce its writ.

Pk Apr 19, 2017 12:09am

Imran khan... you need to reconcile

Aamir Latif Apr 19, 2017 02:07am

Simply psychopath. It's disgusting that public figure and university people all were part of this murder. These criminals should pay for their crimes.

Alba Apr 19, 2017 02:32am

@blunt ... No Imran is not better than other politicians but he is a better cricket player.

Alba Apr 19, 2017 03:26am

@IZ ... Not everyone, but the backward elements in Pakistan are to blame.

mohit Apr 19, 2017 04:33am

@Zak holier than you! Speechless....

Mansoor Khan Apr 19, 2017 07:36am

Killing of a human being should not be taken lightly. Each and every person who were part of the mob inciting harm to Mashal should be held accountable and be given severe punishment.

MK Apr 19, 2017 08:21am

An insight into a sickening mentality. All are criminals, no doubt.

Sanam Apr 19, 2017 08:45am

@waqar farooqui It is not about our so-called is about a human being who was brutally murdered for no reason...JUSTICE

Mohsin Apr 19, 2017 08:55am

Very tragic. The Inquisition is here. Bigotry is on the ascendancy and all is well.

Joe Apr 19, 2017 08:58am

these Killers are the Real Enemies of Islam

Abdul Apr 19, 2017 09:32am

@waqar farooqui what reputation?

AM Apr 19, 2017 09:46am

...Killing whole mankind... Horrible act of uneducated unmoral monsters

SHabbir Apr 19, 2017 10:01am

This is a result of long preached concepts which has little to do with Islam.

Raaz Apr 19, 2017 10:04am

@salman it doesn't happen

Warda Apr 19, 2017 10:46am

@waqar farooqui really... Only for the international media..... Why not to punish the wrong doers for Pakistan and for the sake of our generation's.....

saeed Apr 19, 2017 11:37am

@waqar farooqui grow up who cares about international media.... fix this issue of pure hatred because yours and you loved ones life is online.......

Adnan hamad Apr 19, 2017 12:52pm

@Joe u r right

Adnan hamad Apr 19, 2017 12:53pm

mashal should b given justice Punish the murderer

Naqi Apr 19, 2017 01:03pm

Lets see what PTI does with its student wing?

Virumandi Apr 19, 2017 01:12pm

@Zak - can you prove the fact?

Indian4RMBLORE Apr 19, 2017 01:23pm

@Asif jamil very well said, @zak need to come out of fools paradise

MB Apr 19, 2017 02:04pm

Rename the university to Mashal Khan university to teach them a lesson

Amir iqbal Apr 19, 2017 05:43pm

THIS is the free-thinking, forward-looking, progressive youth??

Jazzy Apr 20, 2017 03:14pm

Land of the savages ,lawlessness and people who are corrupt to the core.Human life has got no value in pakistan. WELCOME TO THE FOURTH WORLD.

dp Apr 21, 2017 11:58am

may all mighty guide pakistani people to wisdom!!!