|Definition||:||Armed Forces Special Powers Act|
|Category||:||Governmental » Law & Legal|
What does AFSPA mean?
The Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), was passed on September 11, 1958, by the Parliament of India. It grants special powers to the armed forces in what the act calls “disturbed areas”.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What is the full form of AFSPA?
The full form of AFSPA is Armed Forces Special Powers Act