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2 August 2012

Times of India

AHMEDABAD - The wealth of the city and areas nearby has grown in the past half decade or so, and the number of firearms has also corresponded with this. In Ahmedabad city and parts of Gandhinagar, applications for firearm licences have increased by 25 per cent in the last two years. In the city alone, the firearm licence branch receives about 25 new applications every month. J B Gadhvi, inspector of licence branch, said most applications come from persons fearful for... (GunPolicy.org)

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