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DNA: Pakistani man gets death sentence for blasphemy on Facebook

A man named Taimur Raza was alleged to have posted objectionable note on Facebook regarding the Sunni Islam. There have been previous cases where such cases have been dealt with anger and violence but this is the first such case in Pakistan where the accused is sentenced to death under the Blasphemy law.

Jun 15, 2017, 00:18 AM IST