Minister: (Interior Ministry extends last date for renewal of arms licenses)

ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Interior has extended the last date for renewal of arms licenses till next Wednesday.

A notification of the ministry says all license holders, having licenses issued before January 1st, 2011, should renew their licenses at the concerned NADRA Registration Centre immediately.

The Federal Government has also decided to suspend all arms licenses of automatic weapons within prohibited bore category under the Pakistan Arms Ordinance.

It directed such license holders to convert their license into non-automatic, non-prohibited weapons category.