Karachi: Robber gets 7 year jail
KARACHI: Additional District and Sessions Judge (South) Javed Kerio awarded seven years’ imprisonment to a robber on Tuesday.
The judge announced his judgment at the trial in jail, and also imposed a fine of Rs50,000 on Banaras Khan. In case of default, the convict would undergo another six months in detention. Shaukat Ali and his wife were going to hospital near Boat Basin when Khan took them hostage. He deprived them of cash and gold bangles and managed to escape.
He was arrested two weeks after the incident and the case was heard inside the judicial complex of the Central Prison. The police also recovered all items from his possession. The convict was remanded back to jail along with the conviction warrants to serve the remaining part of his sentence.