Supreme Court to examine whether gold smuggling can fall within the scope of ‘terrorist activity’ under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act

A Bench of Justices Rohinton Fali Nariman and BR Gavai issued notice in a plea filed by one Mohammad Aslam, who had smuggled gold into India for money after he lost his job in Saudi Arabia during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

The Supreme Court will examine whether gold smuggling will fall within the ambit of ‘terrorist activity’ under Section 15(1)(iiia) of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967 (UAPA).

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