Automatic weapon licenses cancelled in Chitral
23 Jan, 2018
Chitral : According to a notification from the Deputy Commissioner’s office, all automatic weapons including rifles,guns,pistols etc having valid licence from the ministry of interior have been cancelled through orders of the federal government and holders of such weapons should deposit the same with the authorities by 31 January 2018.
A compensation of Rs 50000 will be paid for an automatic rifle and Rs 20000 for an automatic pistol, the notice said. It also said that automatic weapons can be converted to non automatic form and be held with the existing license ... BH Azad, 23 Jan 2018.