Bail of accused involved in NDPS Act rejected

KATHUA, OCT 8: Learned Sessions Judge Kathua M.A. Chowdhary has rejected the bail application of accused persons namely Parvez Ahmed Bhatt and Zorawar Singh in case Fir No. 49/2017 under 8/21/22 NDPS Act of Police Station Lakhanpur, which was investigated by Inspector Kulbir Choudhary.
As per prosecution story the accused persons were found having possession of 30g and 20g heroin respectively at Lakhanpur Basohli Morh near Army Camp on 14.06.17 while travelling in a motorcycle bearing No. PB 35K-6386. They were arrested and a case FIR No. 49/17 was registered. After hearing Public Prosecutor and Defence Counsel for the state, the court has come to the conclusion that keeping in view of the gravity and nature of offence and the menace of drugs in young generation has assumed alarming dimensions and this menace requires to be controlled at very origin, the application is without any merit and is liable to be rejected.