Gun parts, bulletproof vests, handcuffs for sale on e-commerce platforms Lazada and Shopee

Replica weapons are not covered under a new law passed in January 2021. PHOTOS: LAZADA, SHOPEE
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SINGAPORE - The components for real guns are being offered for sale by overseas sellers on e-commerce platforms Lazada and Shopee, The Straits Times has learnt.

They include silencers, rifle magazine release levers, barrel thread protectors, foldable rifle butt stocks and laser aiming sights - all of which are controlled items that require a licence or permit for their import.

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