RAWALPINDI: An anti-narcotics courtroom in Rawalpindi on Wednesday postpone the listening to within the belongings case of former Nationwide Meeting member
and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Hanif Abbasi till March 30.
The Anti-Narcotics Power (ANF) has referred to as for freezing the belongings of the PML-N chief who was convicted within the ephedrine case.
Abbasi was discovered responsible by a Managed Narcotic Substances courtroom of promoting 500 kilogrammes of ephedrine quota value Rs7 billion illegally to narcotics smugglers.
He had formally obtained the quota for his pharmaceutical firm Grey Pharmaceutical in 2010. The trial courtroom had additionally imposed a superb of Rs1 million on the PML-N chief. Nonetheless, he was granted bail by the Supreme Courtroom within the ephedrine case after the Lahore Excessive Courtroom (LHC) suspended the sentence.
Printed in The Categorical Tribune, March 19th, 2020.