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Man gets 10-year jail in drug-peddling case

punjab Updated: Mar 01, 2014 20:02 IST
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Additional district and sessions judge Gurjant Singh on Saturday awarded 10-year imprisonment to a man convicted for possessing habit-forming drugs. Dharamkot police had arrested Gurbachan Singh Bagga, a resident of Pandori Araean of the district, on March 6, 2010 after recovery of the banned drug during search of his home. The police had registered a case against Bagga under sections 15, 61 and 85 of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act in this connection at Dharamkot police station. The judge also imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh, the non-payment of which will extend the prison sentence by a year.