Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, October 6
A neighborhood court docket has sentenced two individuals – Pawan and Raman – to four-year rigorous imprisonment (RI) and directed them to pay a nice of Rs40,000 every after convicting them for the offences dedicated beneath Part 21(b) of the NDPS Act.
The court docket additionally convicted them beneath Part 25 (1B) (a) of the Arms Act and Part 473 of the IPC and sentenced them to three-year RI in every of the above offences.
Pawan has additionally been convicted for the offence beneath Part 467 of the IPC and sentenced to three-year RI.
The court docket mentioned all sentences would run concurrently. Nevertheless, the detention already suffered by the convicts through the investigation and trial of this case be set off towards the substantive sentences.
The accused have been arrested by the police on February 14, 2017 in Chandigarh. Non-commercial amount of 171 grams of heroin with none allow or licence and a loaded pistol was recovered from them. The accused denied fees and claimed that the police falsely implicated them on this case by planting the contraband, pistols and cartridges. The accused additionally denied having cast any doc, however the prosecution proved the fees.