Insights into Editorial: UAPA declared terrorists under new anti-terror law

Insights into Editorial: UAPA declared terrorists under new anti-terror law              Context: Recently, amendments to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (“UAPA”), India’s signature anti-terrorism legislation, allowing the Central government to designate individuals as “terrorists”, caused a furore. According to statistics published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), 922 cases were reported under UAPA in …