Lahore court sentences Czech model to 8 years, 8 months in jail for smuggling narcotics
A sessions courtroom on Wed sentenced a Czech female arrested this past year on charges of wanting to smuggle heroin from Pakistan to Abu Dhabi to eight years and eight weeks in jail.Additional Classes Judge Shahzad Raza issued the verdict against 21-year-old Tereza Hluskova.
The co-accused in the event, Shoaib Hafeez Khan, was acquitted credited to reasonable question encircling his role in the smuggling bet.Television video footage and pictures showed that the model broke down in courtroom after hearing the verdict of her case. She was shifted to a women jail by the authorities. Her attorney Sardar Asghar Dogar said she will appeal. Hluskova was convicted throughout a courtroom appearance the other day. Her sentence also contains an 800 dollar (£605) fine.
On January 10 since her arrest, 2018, Hluskova has told investigators that she came to Pakistan to are a model, but someone put eight. 5 kilogrammes of narcotics into her baggage as she was coming back. She was arrested as she tried to board a flight for Abu Dhabi. Czech diplomats experienced provided her legal assistance. During the period of her trial, nine witnesses got recorded their claims against the accused. Her facilitator was also arrested who said that Hluskova teamed up with her brother’s friend to smuggle drugs from Pakistan to international countries various times before getting caught by the airport government bodies.
The model, however, eliminated the accusations, saying in her protection that she was visiting Lahore for a few modeling assignments and was unaware that someone place the drugs in her bag. Earlier this full year, january in, a foreign PhD college student was taken into guardianship by customs personnel after narcotics were within his suitcases during check-in at the new Islamabad AIRPORT TERMINAL.
Traditions personnel recovered 325 grammes of cocaine disguised as sweets and arrested the college student Ifenaye Junior Aloja, who’s a PhD pupil in an exclusive university or college of Islamabad. He was relocated to Traditions Headquarters for legal proceedings.