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Mohammed Ramzan charged with unlawful possession of illicit drugs has bail extended

Mohammed Ramzan charged with unlawful possession of illicit drugs has bail extended

By Naveel Krishant
Friday 20/09/2019

Mohammed Ramzan who is charged with one count of unlawful possession of illicit drugs has had his bail extended by the Suva High Court.

It is alleged that 5.5kg marijuana was found in his car on the 27th of November, 2017.

The prosecution informed the court today that Ramzan was driving to Nadi from Suva and was stopped at the Police checkpoint in Korolevu and after a search was conducted, the marijuana was allegedly discovered in the car.

The prosecution also said that Ramzan is disputing ownership of the bags as he claims he was given the bags to drop it off in Namaka, Nadi.

The prosecution says they will be calling 7 witnesses in the case.

The case has been adjourned to the 4th of November.


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