Authorities duty-bound to consider representation against preventive detention with utmost despatch: Supreme Court

The Court held that the vague explanation given by the competent authority for not considering the representation against a preventive detention order was not countenanced in law.
Preventive Detention
Preventive Detention

The Supreme Court recently observed that the competent authority is duty-bound to consider a representation made against an order of preventive detention with utmost urgency [S Amutha v. Government of Tamil Nadu and Others].

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