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India

3 January 2006

Statesman (Bengal)

KOLKATA — Rampant growth of private security agencies in recent times have led to a huge spurt of applications for arms license, received by the Arms Act department of the city police last year. While the emergent section of applicants aim to boost their job prospects in these private security agencies by possessing arms license, police are taking stringent measures not to issue license without verifying their financial and social background. Police said that... (GunPolicy.org)

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