A Special Court here will pronounce its judgement on Friday in a case against V.N. Sudhakaran for allegedly possessing heroin in 2001.

The charge sheet of the city police alleged that he was in the habit of using the prohibited substance and used to get it from friends as and when needed.

The police seized the substance from his bedroom and from the office of his friend weighing 16 grams and 72 grams respectively in 2001. Along with Mr. Sudhakaran, his accomplices Baskaran, K. Salahiddin, Moinudeen were cited as accused in the case and charged with the offence under the provisions of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS).

V.Ramamurthy, Principal Judge of Special Court for cases under NDPS Act, reserved his judgement.