Karachi: Drug peddler jailed for life
KARACHI: A special court for control of narcotic substances sentenced on Tuesday a drug peddler to life imprisonment.
The court found Abdul Ghaffar guilty of smuggling 1,750 kilos of hashish in a truck container in March 2010.
Judge Sanaullah Khan Ghoury of the Special CNS Court-II pronounced his judgment after recording statements of witnesses and final arguments from both sides.
The court also imposed a fine of Rs500,000 and in case of non-payment the convict would have to undergo an additional two-year imprisonment.