Bail denied to charas smuggler

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, July 11: 4th Additional Sessions Judge Srinagar Haq Nawaz Zargar has denied bail to one Khursheed Ahmad Dar, son of Ghulam Nabi Dar of Bijbehara, who was arrested by the police with charas.
After hearing both the sides, court observed, “new modus operandi has been adopted by the criminals whereby they smuggle contrabands in small quantity or for that matter any quantity lesser than the commercial for getting benefit and taking advantage of some provisions of law”.
“The court has not only to go by the provisions advantageous to the accused but at the same time has to see the stage of investigation, the type of evidence the material recovered and seized and lastly the impact of commission of crime on society”, the court further observed, adding “in the instant case keeping in view the gravity of the offence and its impact on the society coupled with the stage of investigation the bail application of the accused/applicant is rejected”.