The New Indian Express
New Delhi: The Karnataka High Court has appealed to the Supreme Court difficult the Karnataka High Court’s motion, which upheld the constitutional and authorized immunity of Kodagu from acquiring a firearm license.
Former Army Commander Captain Chetan YK has stated that the attraction had been filed and it might be in violation of Articles 14 and 15 and 21 of the Constitution.
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The Union Government (Home Ministry) has issued a notification on October 29, 2019, to exempt firearms licenses for Kodavas and land house owners. Under this notification, part 41 of the Arms Act -199 offers that gun license holders are exempted for a interval of 10 years. Kodavas are exempt from proudly owning a gun license since pre-independence. It is authorized to have them exempt below the Gun License Weapons Act. The Court held that this notification was constitutional, so the notification was upheld.
This order was challenged by the petitioners, who argued that the court docket order was opposite to Article 14 of the Constitution of India.