TEN YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO AFTAB ANSARI IN ARMS SMUGGLING CASE

 

Press Release
New Delhi, 03.07.2018

         

The Special Judge, CBI Court No.8, Ahmedabad (Gujarat) has today sentenced Shri Aftab Ansari, resident of Lallapura, Varanasi(Uttar Pradesh) to undergo 10 years Rigorous imprisonment with fine of Rs. 10,000/- in arms and ammunition smuggling case.

The instant case was registered on the recovery of huge cache of weapons and explosives from a truck in the intervening night of 26/27.10.2001 from Santhalpur, Patan (Gujarat). During investigation, 04 more persons were arrested. They have already been convicted.

The investigation revealed the role of Aftab Ansari as the main brain in smuggling of these arms and ammunition. He was arrested on deportation from Dubai. After a thorough investigation, a chargesheet was filed in the Designated Court. The Trial Court found the accused guilty and convicted him.



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