Two men from Agar Malwa district of Madhya Pradesh have been booked under the National Security Act (NSA) for alleged illegal transportation of cattle and disruption of public peace, a police official said on Friday.
The incident comes close on the heels of the Kamal Nath-led government invoking the stringent NSA against three persons accused of cow slaughter in Khandwa district.…
Application of the draconian law, which provides for sweeping powers of arrest and preventive detention, signals political posturing by the Congress government in the state ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.…
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