Blanket order to return seized devices to academics under investigation inappropriate: Centre to Supreme Court

Union of India has suggested that such academics in individual cases can move appropriate court under Section 451 CrPC to seek a cloned copy of such seized devices
The academicians who filed a petition before Supreme Court
The academicians who filed a petition before Supreme Court

The Central government has objected to the return of personal digital and electronic devices belonging to academics, given the sensitivity of the data on such devices and the stage of investigation in those cases. [Ram Ramaswamy v. Union of India]

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