Hanif Abbasi’s sentencing and the fault in our narcotics law

An overview of the FIRs/cases lodged under the Control of Narcotic Substances Act 1997, in the year 2017, demonstrates the misuse of the aforesaid law by the relevant government departments, by way of lodging fabricated FIRs and most importantly, an utter failure on part of police and prosecution to conduct flawless investigations into genuine cases