Lahore: Drug pusher gets death
LAHORE: Additional District and Sessions Judge Abdul Hasnat Zulqarnain on Thursday awarded death sentence to a drug pusher namely Naseer Ahmad. The court has also imposed a fine of Rs. 200,000 on the convict.
In case of default in payment of fine, the convict will have to face one year imprisonment. The police had arrested the said drug peddler and seized 120 kilograms of hashish and 10 kilograms of opium. Later, police had registered a criminal case against Naseer under the Narcotics Act.
During the proceedings, Prosecutor Imtiaz Ahmad produced the drugs before the court which were recovered from Naseer as evidence.
On Thursday, the court after hearing the final and detailed arguments of Defence and Prosecution convicted Naseer Ahmad while awarding him death sentence.