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Man sentenced to 20 years in prison

Man sentenced to 20 years in prison

Aug 09, 2011 - 17:18

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): A young man was convicted of possessing 400 kilograms of narcotics and sentenced to 20 years in prison by a primary court, the Criminal Justice Task Force (CJTF) said on Tuesday.

Asadullah, 25, a resident of Bakwa district of southwestern Farah province, was arrested in the Rabat village. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison, a statement from the court said.

The convict, who had placed the narcotics in the courtyard of his house, was arrested by special counternarcotics police, CJTF spokesman Ahmad Khalid Mowahid said.



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