What are the parameters/norms that areconsidered for issue of firearm/weaponlicences to private security personnel?3.
What are the guidelines, if any, governingthe use of such firearms/weapons, by privatesecurity personnel; if not, whether it isnecessary to frame definite parameters onthe subject?4.
What are the rights and duties of privatesecurity agencies under the law,particularly, vis-a-vis the criminal law ofthe land?Under these circumstances, we take
cognizance of the said reports, relating,
, to the licensing and working of privatesecurity agencies. Accordingly, for the present, we issue noticeto the Ministry of Home Affairs, Union of India with a direction to file an affidavit explainingits stand on the aforenoted broad questions. Therequisite affidavit shall be filed by a SeniorOfficer within two weeks from today....3/-