Javed Iqbal

Kukri

  Active for 2 years
(1998-1999) in Pakistan

100

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

100

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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Javed Iqbal (Javed Iqbal Mughal) a Pakistani serial killer known as Kukri. Iqbal was found guilty of the sexual abuse and murder of one-hundred boys. Iqbal sent a letter to police and a Lahore newspaper confessing to the murders of one-hundred boys, all aged between 6 and 16. In the letter, he claimed to have strangled and dismembered the victims then disposed of their bodies using hydrochloric acid. The judge sentenced Iqbal to be strangled to death with the same chain he used to kill the children, that his body be cut into one-hundred pieces and put in acid, the same Iqbal used to dispose of the bodies of his young victims.

Javed Iqbal Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Javed Iqbal (aka) Kukri, was active for 2 years between 1998-1999, known to have ( 100 confirmed / 100 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Pakistan

Javed Iqbal was born in Lahore, Capital of the Punjab Province. He was born 6th of 8 children and raised by his father. He was raised as a middle child and had seven brothers or sisters. His father, Mohammad Ali Mughal, a successful Pakistani businessman/trader. His mother, not mentioned.

Javed Iqbal a homosexual, pedophile male citizen of Pakistan. He completed 14 years of school, received a college degree. He never married. He had no children.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes.

In 1998 Javed Iqbal started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill victims at his own home. He would keep personal items from the victim after the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself and four teenage boy, all accomplices not victims, in a three-bedroom flat located in Sohawa, Pakistan, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on December 30th 1999, convicted on March 16th 2000, sentenced to death by public strangulation at Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Capital of the Punjab Province, Pakistan. He was convicted on charges of murder, child sexual abuse and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Javed Iqbal died on October 8th 2001, cause of death: found dead in his cell, apparent suicide by hanging, later autopsies revealed that they had been beaten prior to death at Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Pakistan.

Profile Completeness: 96%
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Javed Iqbal has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 5 months ago.

Javed Iqbal a known:

Javed Iqbal
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-01-27 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Javed Iqbal
Nickname: Kukri
Victims: 100 - 100
Years Active: 1998 - 1999
Active Countries: Pakistan
Convicted Of: murder, child sexual abuse
Life Span:      - 2001
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Pakistan
Sexual Preference: homosexual, pedophile
Marital Status: never married
Children: no children
Living With: himself and four teenage boy, all accomplices not victims, in a three-bedroom flat located in Sohawa, Pakistan
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Birth Location: Lahore, Capital of the Punjab Province
Birth Order: 6th of 8
Siblings: seven brothers or sisters
Rasied By: his father
Birth Category: middle child
Mother: not mentioned
Father: Mohammad Ali Mughal, a successful Pakistani businessman/trader

Cognitive Ability
IQ: N/A
Highest School: 14 years of school
Highest Degree: college degree

Incarceration
Arrested: Dec 30, 1999
Convicted: Mar 16, 2000
Sentence: death by public strangulation
Prison Location: Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Capital of the Punjab Province, Pakistan
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: FALSE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: Oct 8, 2001
Cause of Death: found dead in his cell, apparent suicide by hanging, later autopsies revealed that they had been beaten prior to death
Death Location: Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Pakistan
Killed In Prison: TRUE
Suicide: FALSE
5 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Javed Iqbal

The 5 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Javed Iqbal. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
1998
Javed Iqbal started his serial killing spree. #1998
1999
Javed Iqbal ended his serial killing spree. #1999
Dec 30 1999
Javed Iqbal arrested. #19991230
Mar 16 2000
Javed Iqbal was convicted and sentenced to death by public strangulation at Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Capital of the Punjab Province, Pakistan.  #20000316
Oct 08 2001
Javed Iqbal died. cause of death: found dead in his cell, apparent suicide by hanging, later autopsies revealed that they had been beaten prior to death at Central Jail Lahore, Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore, Pakistan. #20011008

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ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
killed in prison TRUE 208
previous crimes TRUE 361
kill at killers home TRUE 313
used weapon TRUE 445
rape TRUE 444
strangle TRUE 434
mutilated TRUE 437
totem personal item TRUE 347
living with children FALSE 264
suicide FALSE 214
father drug abuse FALSE 189
mother drug abuse FALSE 191
problems in school FALSE 217
teased in school FALSE 214
physically defect FALSE 295
speach defect FALSE 295
head injury FALSE 294
physically abused FALSE 226
psychologically abused FALSE 219
sexually abused FALSE 221
drug abuse FALSE 222
alcohol abuse FALSE 221
psychologist FALSE 254
forensic hospital FALSE 253
previous jail FALSE 345
previous prision FALSE 330
previous killed FALSE 207
kill at victims home FALSE 316
used gun FALSE 444
torture FALSE 418
stalk FALSE 410
blindfold FALSE 356
bound FALSE 398
sex with body FALSE 423
ate part of body FALSE 442
drank blood FALSE 433
posed body FALSE 357
totem body part FALSE 358
robbed FALSE 411


Books that Mention Javed Iqbal

Book: Serial Killer Stranglers (mentions serial killer Javed Iqbal)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Stranglers

1 Books that mention Serial Killer
Javed Iqbal

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
External References
  1. Javed Iqbal (serial killer) on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 1, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Javed IQBAL on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Oct 1, 2018.
  3. Q3807464 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Nov 30, 2018.
Internal References

Javed Iqbal is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #1 of 2 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Pakistan
  2. #2 of 248 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #3 of 304 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #4 of 649 [ Page 1 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #52 of 649 [ Page 4 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #270 of 649 [ Page 18 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  7. #417 of 649 [ Page 28 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Javed Iqbal is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Serial Killers IQ Level, Highest Degree Achieved, Sexual Preference, Birth Category, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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