Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

India

17 January 2005

Indian Express

SRINAGAR — Guns of all makes and sorts may be booming in militancy-hit Kashmir, but the Valley's traditional gun-making industry is struggling for survival. A ban on civilian licences since the rise of militancy in the early 1990s and the Centre's curb on production quotas — as a security measure — have crippled any hope of growth, say those who run the Zaroo and Subhana gun factories, the two remaining units here. The only hope, they say, is the J&K Government's... (GunPolicy.org)

Read More: Indian Express

16336