5 The Chandigarh Disturbed Areas Act

Powers to destroy arms dump, fortified positions, etc

Any Magistrate or Police Officer not below the rank of a Sub-Inspector may, if he is of opinion that it is necessary so to do, destroy any arms dump, prepared or fortified position or shelter from which armed attacks are made or are likely to be made or are attempted to be made or any structure used as training camp for armed volunteers or utilised as a hide-out by armed gangs or absconders wanted for any offence.

Download our fully-offline, High speed android app.- Click here