Karnataka High Court upholds seizure of Xiaomi accounts by Enforcement Directorate

Justice M Nagaprasanna noted that Xiaomi India's challenge to the seizure under Article 14 of the Constitution was not maintainable as Article 14 is applicable to persons and not corporate entities.
Karnataka High Court, Xiaomi
Karnataka High Court, Xiaomi

The Karnataka High Court recently rejected the writ petition by Chinese technology company Xiaomi challenging an order of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) seizing seizing ₹5,551.27 crore from its bank accounts. [Xiaomi Technology India Pvt Ltd v. Union of India]

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