Cannot charge citizens for questioning authority of police in plain clothes: Kerala High Court

"A policeman in uniform is visible and a citizen immediately knows that he is a police man which will inform that the said individual is in charge of his protection and prevention of offences," the Court said.
Cannot charge citizens for questioning authority of police in plain clothes: Kerala High Court
Kerala HC, Police

If a police officer on duty is not wearing his/ her uniform, individuals who question the said officer's authority cannot be booked for obstruction, the Kerala High Court recently ruled (Avinash v State of Kerala).

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