Home Ministry yet to decide on ‘Uzi pistols’ By Mahabub Alam | Last Updated: 11th April, 2021, 00:00

The Home Ministry has not yet taken any decision about ‘military-grade semi-automatic Uzi pistols’ imported and sold in the country in the name of riffle, creating a fear that the firearms…

Home Ministry yet to decide on ‘Uzi pistols’

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