The Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) is often described as a ‘draconian’ law that undermines the fundamental right of citizens. In this context, discuss the need for such stringent laws in India. Also, suggest measures to reduce misuse of UAPA. (250 Words)
In the introduction, give a brief overview of UAPA by providing its mandate, when it came into being etc.
Enumerate the need of UAPA Act in India
Enumerate the ways the Act is misused, providing data with regard to its misuse.