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Legal Shorts; SC orders 5 Lakhs compensation for arrests without following prescribed procedure u/s. 41 and 41-A of Cr.P.C.

Arrest of two ladies, one Doctor and another an Advocate, in an offence registered u/s. 420/34 IPC, without following the due procedure as prescribed u/s. 41 and 41-A of Cr.P.C., it jeopardized their dignity and liberty, state directed to pay compensation of Rs. 5 Lakhs each.

Case:
Dr. Rini Johar and Anr. Vs. State of M.P. and Ors.

Citation:
Writ Petition(Criminal) No. 30 of 2015.

Bench / Judges:
Dipak Mishra and Shiva Kirti Singh

Decided by Supreme Court on 30/06/2016.
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Shared by:
ADV. MAHESH VASWANI,
MUMBAI.
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