new Delhi: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said on Wednesday that between 2016 and 2018, a total of 3005 cases were registered under the anti-terrorism law UAPA (Prevention of Unlawful Activities Act), while 3974 people were arrested under this law in the same period. .
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, he said that the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) is a central agency, which compiles crime-related data reported by the states and union territories, and called it an annual publication “Crime in India”. Publishes in
G. Kishan Reddy said, “The latest published report is for the year 2018. According to the report, a total of 922, 901 and 1182 cases were registered during the years 2016, 2017 and 2018 under the Anti-Terrorism Act i.e. Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (UAPA) and a total of 999, 1554 and 1421 persons. Was arrested.
The minister said that as per information received from NCRB, the total number of cases filed under UAPA in the country during the years 2016, 2017 and 2018 are 232, 272 and 317 respectively, in which charge sheets have been filed on behalf of security agencies.
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