Pervez Musharraf sentence death by Rawalpindi Special Court on 17 Dec 2019

     Pervez Musharraf(76) was born in Delhi dated 11 August 1943 in an Urdu family. The partition of India and Pakistan was in the name of religion, then the family of Urdu speaking Musharraf moved to Pakistan. Then he started living in Karachi and Istanbul.

     Pervez Musharraf joined Military Academy in 1961 and reached a big position. In 1998, during the tenure of PM Nawaz Sharif, he was made Chief of Staff.
    Then in 1999, the popularity of PM Nawaz Sharif's government started declining and people were getting aggressive. Due to the economic slowdown and the crisis of Kashmir, the confidence of the government was lost. And its military was not ready to accept the blame.

     Because of this, Nawaz Sharif wanted to remove Pervez Musharraf from the post, then the then army chief prevented him from doing this and coup on 12 October 1999. Pervez Musharraf was in Power.  

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      In July 2007, military action was carried out in Lal Masjid in Islamabad and more than a hundred people lost their lives. 

    Due to this, the Pakistani Taliban started bombing and 2 to 3 thousand of people died. Because of this, there was growing anger towards Musharraf. An emergency was implemented in 2007. 

    Nawaz Sharif returned to protest against it in September 2007, but he was stopped at the airport and sent back to Saudi Arabia by flight.

    Due to this bad image of Musharraf, his party lost the election of Feb 2007. After 2007, Pervez Musharraf moved to London and started living.

     All Pakistan Muslim League(APML)is a political party founded by Pervez Musharraf in 2010. The inaugural ceremony of the party was held in LondonUnited Kingdom.

    Then again in March 2013, Pervez Musharraf makes a dramatic entry for the election in Pakistan but he was arrested and accused in the murder of Benazir Bhutto and was charged.

    Benazir Bhutto was assassination in Rawalpindi on 24 December 2007 when she goes for an election campaign. So the allegation was that Benazir Bhutto's negligence in security and deliberate assassin due to negligence.

    But it is not so easy to get a case where there is the military rule. Because of this, the court decides that a special court should be made by making a 3-judge bench.

    Then after 5 years, the trial comes and Pervez Musharraf was sentenced to death. In 2016, he runs away for Dubai pretending to be sick and does not return.

    Now in 2019, the decision has come from Rawalpindi Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf, who was the former army general, he had overthrown for power in 1999 and Pakistan suffered for 7 years and imposed Emergency in 2007 for which he is sentenced to death.

    This is the first time in Pakistan that an army general should be punished for death. This sentence has been given by the 3-judge bench.

    It is split by a 2-1 verdict. He has not even been given the opportunity for the Fare and Independent Trail in this judgment.

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Pervez Musharraf was a former Pakistani politician and retired four star general of the Pakistan Army. He was the 10th President of Pakistan. 

In Lahore he studied Mathematics at Forman Christian College and also educated at the Royal College of Defence Studies in the United Kingdom.

Pervez Musharraf's net worth is Rs. 645 million around US $4.6 million.

His political Party name is All Pakistan Muslim League (PML Q).

Awards given by Pakistan

Imtiaz Sanad
Order of Al-Saud

Pervez Musharraf's Nick Name in Military Service

Cowboy, Mush, Palloo
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