Tag: Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act

Defence Minister’s reply in Parliament blasts those alleging rapes by Army in Kashmir

Indian army rescuing flood victims in Kashmir in 2014 (representative photo)

Newsroom Staff New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today informed the Rajya Sabha that no Armed Forces personnel serving in areas notified as “disturbed areas: under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 have been prosecuted during the last three years. The Defence Minister in a written reply, in response to a query by Avinash

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