The Criminal Court issued capital punishment against a citizen who murdered his Filipino wife after he found out the woman was pregnant without his permission. The court decided to refer civil aspect of the case to the relevant court.
The case file indicated the accused hit his wife several times on the head with a stick until she fell down and passed out. She was pronounced dead due to severe beating. Attorney Sultan Al-Tawala said after the verdict that ‘’the court has implemented the capital punishment they implored against the accused after presenting the substantial evidence.”