The Code of Conduct for Lok Sabha elections was implemented on 10th March. The Gondia police have taken precautions to ensure that there is no question of law and order in the backdrop of elections. 337 of the 517 guns have been collected .22 firearms have been allowed to protect the bank. But 58 guns have not gathered yet.
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Gondia: Code of Conduct for Lok Sabha elections was implemented on March 10. The Gondia police have taken precautions to ensure that there is no question of law and order in the backdrop of elections. 337 of the 517 guns have been collected .22 firearms have been allowed to protect the bank. But 58 guns have not gathered yet.
In order to safeguard the situation in the general elections of the Lok Sabha, district police officers were given immediate orders to collect the guns in the district police station. Accordingly, the police instructed the gun licensees coming under their respective police stations at the same time to submit the guns to the concerned Police Station. In Gondia district, 187 people have taken guns for self defense. About 330 people have taken ports for crop protection. A total of 517 guns have been given to such people. Of the 187 SHOs, self-defense, 112 have been deposited in their respective police stations. Of the 75 guns still remain. 330 ports have been given for crop protection. Of these 325 guns have been deposited. Five of these guns have not been collected yet. Officials should follow the Code of Conduct strictly, and the Code of Conduct should not be violated. But after the code of conduct changed for 24 hours, the reality has come from 80 gangs out of the district. But in order to protect the bank of 22 of these 80 guns, Banduka district is necessary. Apart from those 22 guns, there are still 58 guns out there. The District is naxal-affected and it is necessary to deposit these outside guns to the Police Station immediately to maintain law and order in the district. The police must pay attention to all the licensed gunmen who have been ordered to deposit their guns, even after ordering them to submit to the police station.
The statistics of the Police Department and the District Collectorate differ
How many people have been given gun licenses in Gondia district On review of this, the Collector Office has declared 142 for self-defense and 430 guns for protection of crops. But the same information is taken from the district police, 187 for self-defense and 330 ports for protection. Apart from the information given by the District Collector’s Office, 100 pockets of crop protection are less in police statistics. But 45 guns of self defense have increased.
Will the action be taken against those who do not obey the order?
It is necessary for the district authorities to remain vigilant to follow the Model Code of Conduct. On Monday (December) the Collector ordered the payment of the guns immediately. This order is served by the Police Department. Before requiring the Code of Conduct, the Police Department had instructed its police station. So, 437 guns have accumulated. The police department is expected to take immediate action to collect the remaining guns.