#SupremeCourt 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.

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

Writ Petition(Criminal) No. 30 of 2015.

Bench / Judges:
Dipak Mishra and Shiva Kirti Singh

Decided by Supreme Court on 30/06/2016.