Which are the two states of our country put under AFSPA?
and second is J&K
In order to facilitate the operations carried out by the armed forces in these regions a special enactment was passed by the Central Government giving wide powers to the Armed forces known as the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, (AFSPA). Initially, AFSPA was applicable to the north-eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. Later on in the year 1990 the act was extended to the state of Jammu and Ka ...more