Section 5. Insertion of new Section 16-A
After Section 16 of the principal Act, the following section shall be inserted, namely:-
“16-A. Punishment for making demands of radioactive substances, nuclear devices, etc.-Whoever intentionally, by use of force or threat of use of force or by any other means, demands any bomb, dynamite or other explosive substance or inflammable substances or fire arms or other lethal weapons or poisonous or noxious or other chemicals or any biological, radiological, nuclear material or device, with the intention of aiding, abetting or committing a terrorist act, shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.”.