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What does MCOCA stand for?

MCOCA stands for Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (India)


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This embarrassment comes after a major security lapse on last Saturday when Afzal Usmani, an Indian Mujahideen operative accused in the 2008 Ahmedabad and Surat bombings, had escaped from a special court of the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act.
In Maharashtra, illegal sand mining became a problem big enough for the government to declare that those involved would be booked under the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act ( MCOCA) -- this was after a official was threatened by a politician.
The stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act was invoked on the 26 people on Tuesday, with more than 60 people arrested across the country in connection with the spot-fixing scam.
Jigna has been booked under various Sections of IPC, including murder, criminal conspiracy and destruction of evidence, besides stringent provisions of Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) and the Arms Act.