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All about Weapons of Mass Destruction and their Delivery Systems Act

Date of adoption: 06.06.2005
The Act prohibits:
  • It prohibits only the manufacturing of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems
  • It also prohibits any person not duly authorised by the Central Government to deal with weapons of mass destruction and their means of delivery
What are the mass destruction weapons ?
Mass destruction weapons are more like nuclear but they're more powerful. Like they will wipe out the entire planet directly or civilization, these weapons have tremendous destructive power.
Penalties for offences under the Act

The penalty or the punishment are often imprisonment for a term of not but five years but it also can go upto an extent of captivity and also shall be responsible for fine , if a person contravenes , or abets the supply of Section 8 or Section 10 of this Act .
Who can formulate the rules?

The Central Government has the power that , If any difficulty arises in giving effect to the provisions of this Act, by order published within the Official Gazette, make such provisions, not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, as may appear to be necessary for removing the difficulty .
What changes with the Amendment Bill