HC dismisses SP MLA`s plea against arms license cancellation
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Last Updated: Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 21:31
Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today dismissed a writ petition filed by SP MLA Vijai Mishra challenging the decision of the authorities to cancel his arms license.

Mishra, who represents Gyanpur constituency, had contended that there was danger to his life and the decision to cancel his arms license was taken at the behest of a minister.

Earlier, Sant Ravi Das Nagar Police had recommended cancellation of license for a rifle and a pistol in his possession as he was reportedly facing charges in about three dozen criminal cases.

Following this, the District Magistrate had issued notices to Mishra who had challenged the same in the court.

However, Justice Dilip Gupta dismissed the writ petition, terming it as "premature.


First Published: Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 21:31

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