Man sentenced 15 days for contempt of court

The Criminal Court has sentenced a man to 15 days prison for contempt of court after he damaged court property.

The court said the man was summoned to the court to extend his detention in a drug related case.

The judge extended his detention for five days and also sentenced him for contempt of court under clause 88[a] of the penal code.

The type of incidents occur, court stated, “because of difficulties due to lack of capacity in the court.”