4 terrorists killed in overnight encounter with Army in Handwara in south Kashmir; soldier also killed in gunbattle
Right time to remove the Armed Forces Special Powers Act?
PUBLISHED ON: February 16, 2013 | Duration: 46 min, 13 sec
The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act or AFSPA has been a subject of controversy for long time now with many politicians including those in Jammu and Kashmir saying it should be removed and their state should be taken away from under the Disturbed Areas Act. Others especially those in the armed forces say AFSPA is required to give the army some protection. On this episode of The Big Fight, we discuss.