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India

15 September 2013

Hindustan Times (Delhi)

Uttar Pradesh accounts for about 50 per cent of the country's firearms-related deaths, a grim revelation at a time when rioters were seen freely using guns during the recent communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar district. The UP administration rushed to cancel gun licences in three police stations of riot-hit district, but the 1,177 licences withdrawn is a drop in an ocean in a state swarming with licenced and unlicenced weapons. National Crime Record Bureau data reveals... (GunPolicy.org)

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