Hindustan News 21/08/2016

The newly drafted Maharashtra Protection of Internal Security Act (MPISA) has proposed setting up of Special Security Zones where movement of arms, explosives and inflow of unaccounted funds will be prohibited .

The government on Saturday made public the draft MPISA, 2016, defining Critical Infrastructure Sectors (CIS), and bringing nuclear reactors, dams, major projects, coastal areas under its ambit, with an emphasis on maintaining law and order and combating terrorism, insurgency, caste-related violence and communalism.

Senior officials of the State home department told The Hindu that the government would seek public responses to the MPISA, asking for suggestions before the Bill is presented to the legislature for approval.

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