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Narender Singh Jakhar vs The Narcotics Control Bureau on 30 November, 2015

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VIPIN SANGHI, J.
1. These appeals are directed against the common judgment dated
15.09.2010 passed by Sh. Sanjiv Jain, Special Judge, NDPS in S.C. No. N-
48/08, convicting Appellant Chand Singh, Appellant Jasbir Singh and
Appellant Narender Singh Jakhar for the offences punishable under Section
20 (b) (ii) C and Section 29 read with Section 20 (b) (ii) C of the Narcotic
Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 (hereinafter referred as ‘the
Act’) and the order on sentence dated 17.09.2010, sentencing them to
undergo rigorous imprisonment for a period of ten years and to pay fine of
Rs. 1,00,000/- and in default thereof, to undergo simple imprisonment for a
period of six months for offence punishable under Section 20 (b) (ii) C of
the Act. Further they were sentenced to undergo rigorous imprisonment for a
period of ten years and to pay the fine of Rs. 1,00,000/- and in default
thereof, to undergo simple imprisonment for a period of six months for
offence punishable under Section 29 read with Section 20 (b) (ii) C of the
Act. Both the sentences were directed to run concurrently. The appellants
were given the benefit of Section 428 Cr.P.C. Since common arguments
have been advanced by learned counsel for the appellants appearing in these
appeals, they are being recorded in common, and could be dealt with
accordingly in this common judgment.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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