Visitor jailed for giving girlfriend hashish

A visitor will serve five years in prison for providing his girlfriend with hashish.

The Dubai Court of First Instance found the 34-year-old Iranian visitor, S.H., guilty of possessing and consuming hashish and providing it to his 28-year-old countrywoman teacher, M.J. He was also fined Dh30,000.

Meanwhile M.J. was jailed for four years for possessing and taking hashish.

The duo will be deported following the completion of their jail terms.