Death penalty offences

  1. Murder – Section 301 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC)
  2. Aggravated murder – Sec 302 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC)
  3. Robbery resulting in death – Sec 396 of PPC
  4. Bearing false witness intending or knowing the accused may be convicted of a capital offence, if an innocent person is convicted and executed as a result – Sec 194 of PPC
  5. Acts to strike terror or create a sense of fear and insecurity…resulting in death
  6. Haraabah – Sec 15 of the Offences Against Property (Enforcement of Hudood) Ordinance, 1979
  7. A scheduled offence likely to create terror or disrupt sectarian harmony – Sec 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997
  8. Hijacking – Sec 402-B, C of PPC
  9. Sabotage of the railway system – Sec 127 of the Railways (Amended) Act, 1995
  10. Rape – Sec 6 of the Offence of Zina Ordinance (Enforcement of Hadood), 1979
  11. Gang rape – Sec 10(4) of the Offence of Zina Ordinance (Enforcement of Hadood), 1979
  12. Stripping a woman’s clothes – Sec 354-A of PPC
  13. Abduction to subject someone to unnatural lust – Sec 12 of the Offence of Zina Ordinance (Enforcement of Hudood), 1979
  14. Kidnapping or abduction of minor – Sec 364-A of PPC
  15. Kidnapping for ransom or extortion – Sec 365-A of PPC
  16. Importing, exporting into and from Pakistan dangerous drugs – Sec 13 of the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930
  17. Importing, exporting inter-provincially or manufacturing drugs – Sec 14 of the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930
  18. Drug smuggling – Sec 9 of the Control of Narcotics Substances Act, 1997
  19. Adultery – Sec 5 of the Offence of Zina Ordinance (Enforcement of Hadood), 1979
  20. High treason – Sec 2 of the High Treason Act, 1973
  21. Waging or abetting war against Pakistan – Sec 121 of PPC
  22. Mutiny and subordination – Sec 31 of the Pakistan Army Act, 1952
  23. Abetment of mutiny – Sec 132 of PPC
  24. Giving up military passwords, intentionally using unassigned military passwords – Sec 26 of the Pakistan Army Act
  25. Offences in relation to enemy, treachery, mutiny, and cowardice – Sec 24 of the Pakistan Army Act, 1952
  26. Arms trading – Sec 13-A(1) of the Pakistan Arms (Amendment) Ordinance, 1996
  27. Blasphemy – 295-C of PPC