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Nepal

6 February 2012

Kathmandu Post (Nepal)

Several loopholes in tracking the misuse of personal weapons suggest the government has failed to systematise the licencing of arms and ammunition and their monitoring. Though the number of licensed guns has increased remarkably of late, two responsible authorities—District Administration Offices (DAO) and the Ministry of Home of Affairs—are unaware of the status of thousands of weapons legally owned by individuals. Once a person receives the licence, the... (GunPolicy.org)

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