Karachi: 7 jailed for forging travel documents
KARACHI: A sessions court on Monday sentenced seven Bengalis to a total of four years in prison in two cases relating to possessing counterfeit Pakistani travel documents.
The court found Mohammad Shahjahan, Mohammad Iqbal, Nazimuddin, Mohammad Akhtar, Mohammad Ilyas, Abdul Hashim and Noor guilty of making forged documents in order to stay in Pakistan.
The court sentenced them to three years in prison under the Foreigners Act and one year under Section 420 of the Pakistan Penal Code. However, both the sentences would run concurrently.