Karachi: Teenage girl sent to jail
KARACHI: The same court on Tuesday remanded a teenage girl in jail custody on charges of smuggling heroin. Customs officials arrested 18–year–old Nalia Younus at Karachi airport on Nov 20 on suspicion of smuggling drugs. Later, 550 grams of heroin was allegedly recovered by the medical staff from the woman`s abdomen at the Jinnah hospital. The customs police registered a case (FIR 80/08) against the suspect under Section 6/9-C of Control of Narcotic Substances Act 1997.