28000 prohibited bore licenses issued by federal government

Wednesday, July 29, 2009 Leave a Comment

The standing committee on interior has expressed its deep concern over irregularities in issuance of arms license for prohibited bore by the Arms branch of Interior ministry.

The meeting held on the directives of PM, proposed a standard operating procedure (SOP) for issuing of arms' license, and while appointing a separating section (for issuing of PB weapons), recommended a fix quota of 5PBs, and 20NPBs.

The meeting was attended by MNAs, Ejaz Virk advocate, Roshan uddin Junejo, Khan Zada Khan, Chaudhry Muhammad Bashir Virk, Sardar Muhammad Israr Tarseen, Wasim Akhtar and Ms. Bushra Gohar.