Pakistan accounts for 13% of all global executions despite a shrinking death row population.
Dawn.comUpdated Oct 05, 2018 03:06pm
Pakistan sentences people to death eight times more than the world average, Justice Project Pakistan finds
Since December 2014 the Supreme Court of Pakistan has overturned a whopping 85 percent of death sentences.
However, despite a significant drop in the death row population, Pakistan still accounts for 13 percent of all global executions since December 2014.
In their latest report named Counting the Condemned, Justice Project Pakistan (JPP), a non-governmental organisation working for prisoner's rights, analyses Pakistan's use of the death penalty and underscores the need for reforms