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AFSPA extended for another 6 months in Manipur

A latest notification, effective from April 1 and issued by the Commissioner (Home), said the state government has decided to maintain the status quo on the present ‘Disturbed Area’ status in the state

AFSPA has been in effect in Manipur since the early eighties. (Representative Image)
Published on Apr 03, 2024 11:01 AM IST

Centre extends AFSPA in eight districts of Nagaland for six months

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) made the announcement through a notification mentioning that the AFSPA has been extended for next six months

The Central government has extended Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, in eight districts and 21 police stations in five districts of Nagaland, declaring them as 'disturbed area' for a period of six months with effect from April 1 this year, unless withdrawn earlier.(File photo)
Published on Mar 28, 2024 01:55 PM IST

Amit Shah says Centre will consider revoking AFSPA in Jammu and Kashmir

Union home minister Amit Shah said earlier the Jammu and Kashmir Police were not trusted but today they are leading anti-terror operations.

Union minister Amit Shah said that the government is planning to pull back troops from the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.(ANI file)
Updated on Mar 27, 2024 01:13 AM IST

In Assam, Afspa withdrawn in 4 districts, extended in four others

The "disturbed area" tag, allowing enforcement of AFSPA, has been withdrawn from four districts in Assam, leaving only four districts with AFSPA.

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Updated on Oct 02, 2023 06:38 AM IST
By, Guwahati

AFSPA to continue in Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland for another 6 months

The government has issued two separate notifications, the decisions have been taken after a review of the law-and-order situation in both states.

AFSPA gives armed forces the power to maintain public order in “disturbed areas”
Published on Sep 27, 2023 08:21 PM IST
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