Man Walks Free From Drug Charges After 10 Years

Narayan was acquitted from the charges of being found in possession of illicit drugs and unlawful cultivation of illicit drugs.
24 Nov 2022 10:51
Man Walks Free From Drug Charges After 10 Years
Vikash Narayan (middle) with his lawyers Jitend Reddy (right) and Sonika Naidu from Jitend Reddy Lawyers at the Magistrates Court in Nasinu on November 22, 2022.

After 10 years, a man who was accused of being in possession and cultivation of marijuana has been acquitted by the Magistrates Court in Nasinu.

On Tuesday, Vikash Narayan appeared before Magistrate Sufia Hamza for the hearing of his case, however, the prosecution offered no evidence.

Narayan’s lawyer Jitend Reddy then made a no case to answer submission under Section 178 of the Criminal Procedure Act which was considered by the Magistrate.


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