Rawalpindi: The court docket imposed positive on 3 accused together with former minister of Individuals’s Social gathering Makhdoom Shahab in drug case.
The Islamabad Excessive Court docket Division Bench introduced an necessary choice that ephedrine can also be an everyday drug, on which the court docket acquitted 3 accused within the ephedrine quota allotment and alleged smuggling case, former Minister of Individuals’s Social gathering Makhdoom Shahabuddin, former DG Well being Dr. A positive of 1 lakh rupees was imposed on Asad Hafeez and the primary accused aspect Farooq Chaudhry.
The court docket rejected the pleas of Makhdoom Shahabuddin, former DG Well being Dr. Asad Hafeez, the primary accused, Farooq Chaudhry, who obtained and bought ephedrine quota. A case of ephedrine smuggling was registered in opposition to the three accused by the Anti-Narcotics Power on October 11, 2011. The accused had taken a place within the software that Ephedrine isn’t a drug, so the case ought to be dismissed and acquitted.
Then again, the Anti-Narcotics Court docket summoned all of the 8 accused for witness statements on November 16. Statements of 4 sworn witnesses may even be recorded on the subsequent listening to. Former Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani’s son Ali Musa Gilani can also be among the many accused.