Hayat had been hospitalised after he refused food and medication; he passed away on the night of March 21.
Hayat, an ex-constable diagnosed with schizophrenia in 2008, was sentenced to death in 2003 for killing a cop.
CJP has fixed the matter for hearing on Monday; court had earlier scheduled the execution of Hayat for January 15.
A district and sessions judge has scheduled execution of Khizar Hayat — a mentally-ill prisoner on death row.
The execution of Khizar Hayat to take place at Central Jail Lahore; JPP calls for a halt to his hanging.
Petitioner argues Khizer Hayat can still be executed upon recovery; bench says he has been proven guilty by apex court.
Terming Saleem Ahmad a "high-risk patient", doctors say he requires regular medical treatment.
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The court directs the provincial prisons department to furnish the current mental state of the prisoner by April 12.
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LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Thursday stayed the execution of Khizar Hayat, a death-row prisoner diagnosed with...
Khizar Hayat was sentenced to death in 2003 for shooting a fellow police officer.
The JPP says the second mercy petition of Hayat was still pending before the president of Pakistan.