Judicial Magistrate Ilyas Saleem has convicted a CNG filling station owner of Pindi Bhattian and sentenced him to seven years of rigorous imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs1 million on the charge of pilfering CNG.

According to prosecution, the accused who was running CNG filling station on Pindi Bhattian-Chinot road was caught red handed by the raiding party while pilfering CNG last year and a case was registered against him accordingly. The accused Zulfiqar was a prominent leader of PPP.

HEROIN SEIZED: Police have launched special crackdown on drug peddlers and have seized 2095 gram heroin and 63 foreign brand wine from four peddlers.

According to Vanike Tarar police it raided Kolo Tarar, native town of Federal Minister’ and have arrested Muhammad Ashraf son of Noor Muhammad and have recovered 1080 gram heroin from his possession. The police have also raided Kot Ishaq and have arrested Ijaz Ahmad son of Riaz Ahmad Tarar and have seized 1015 gram heroin from his possession.

The Kaleke police have arrested Javed Masih and Junaid Masih and have recovered 63 foreign brand bottles of wine from their possession. Separate cases have been registered against them.