Mobile phones, drugs found in Karachi Central Jail’s construction material

Published: June 14, 2012
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Karachi Central Jail. PHOTO: EXPRESS/ FILE

Karachi Central Jail. PHOTO: EXPRESS/ FILE

KARACHI: Mobile phones and drugs were found hidden in material brought in the Karachi Central Jail for construction of restrooms, reported Express News on Thursday.

IG Jail Ghulam Qadir told Express News that an organisation had sent construction material to the jail for the development of restrooms.

On suspicion, the blocks were broken up, from which five mobile phones, 18 batteries, four chargers, and 240gram of drugs were recovered.

Qadir added that all the prisoners of the jail were sent back to the barracks for a search after the incident.

A case will also be filed against the authorities responsible for the incident, he further added.

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  • kala_bacha
    Jun 14, 2012 - 7:00PM

    feel sorry for the inmates now they cannot watch or update there facebook status. No more party after strike!

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  • Mustafa Alvi
    Jun 15, 2012 - 1:24AM

    How is there suspicion on blocks of concrete?

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