Recently, the Supreme Court ruled that even a mere membership of a banned association is sufficient to constitute an offence under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967.
Advocacy and incitement are two categories of speech, where advocacy is a more specific type than incitement, which directed to producing imminent lawless action and which is likely to incite or produce such action.
Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), 1967:
Criteria for Organisations:
Under the Act, the central government may designate an organisation as a terrorist organisation if it:
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