Double Shah awarded 14 years imprisonment, fined Rs 3 billion.
LAHORE, January 08, 2012 (Frontier Star): Accountability Court (AC)
convicted and sentenced Sibt-e-Hassan alias Double Shah to 14 years
imprisonment and fined Rs 3 billion under charges of extorting Rs 5
billion from people through fraud and deceit. The court also ordered for
confiscation of all moveable and immovable property of the culprit and
in the event of non payment of fine money by him he would have to
undergo further 6 months jail term. Police arrested Double Shah in 2007
under the charges of commission of fraud and embezzlement. NAB said
during the investigation of case that Double Shah obtains money from the
people under the deceit of doubling it, embezzles it and out of the
embezzled money he pays some amount to next victims. The case was heard
in AC No 1 Lahore and the accused pleaded his guilty Saturday.
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)