September 23, 2020 5:07 am
Under PASA, a person can be kept under preventive detention for up to a year, following an order in that regard by the concerned police commissioner or district magistrate, on the basis of a proposal moved by police.
August 29, 2020 11:47 pm
Individuals who commit, attempt to commit or abet in offenses under various sections of the Indian Criminal Code, 1860, as well as the POCSO (Protection of Children against Sexual Offences) Act, are now separately included in the PASA Penal Code.
October 13, 2014 9:23 am
The ongoing investigations by police into the case don’t mention the likelihood of booking the accused under PASA Act.
October 13, 2014 7:25 am
The police had claimed that the 14 calves were being taken for slaughter to Mirzapur that houses Langda’s slaughter houses.
April 06, 2012 5:41 am
A division bench of the High Court has quashed the preventive detention under the PASA Act for one of the accused in the the 2004 Popular Builders firing case observing he was not a not a dangerous person as per provisions of the Prevention of Anti Social Activities Act.
June 08, 2011 4:21 am
Gujarat Police will invoke PASA (Prevention of Anti-Social Activities) Act in land grab cases,especially against those who have grabbed government land,farmlands or land meant for economically weaker sections.