Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967

Topics Covered: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967: Context: Delivering a judgment defining the contours of the otherwise “vague” Section 15 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, (UAPA) a division bench of the Delhi High Court has laid down some important principles …

Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967

Topics Covered: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967: Context: Eighteen more individuals declared as terrorists under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967. Please note, the Central Government had amended the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 in August 2019, to include the provision of designating …