More than 2 lakh 61 thousand weapons deposited in police stations

Bhopal. Chief Electoral Officer V. L. Kanta Rao has informed that after imposition of the Model Code of Conduct, prohibitory action has been taken against one lakh 66 thousand 559 persons to maintain law and order between October 6 and November 19, 2018. During this period, 48 thousand 780 non-bailable warrants have been issued. In addition, 4 thousand 666 illegal weapons have been seized and 2 lakh 61 thousand 638 weapons have been deposited in the police stations.

18 lakh 96 thousand 998 cases have been registered under property defacement out of which action has been taken in 18 lakh 41 thousand 715 cases. Under government property defacement 14 lakh 06 thousand 948 cases have been registered while action has been taken in 13 lakh 71 thousand 792 cases. Out of 4 lakh 90 thousand 50 cases registered under private property defacement, action has been taken in 4 lakh 69 thousand 923 cases. During this period 13 thousand 535 cases have been registered for misuse of vehicles.