Apex court notice to government on arms for policemen

December 12th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the union government on a plea for properly arming policemen to aid them in their fight against terrorism.A bench of Chief Justice K.G. Balakrishnan and Justice P. Sathasivam issued the notice on a public interest lawsuit by former attorney general Soli J. Sorabjee, seeking arms and ammunitions for policemen matching those of terrorists.

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