Law enforcers not to guard those flaunting power when whistleblowers unearth corruption: Madras High Court quashes cases against Journalist

"... the law enforcing agency should take steps to apprehend such persons, who are corrupt and not go after the persons, who bring to light such illegal acts", the Court said.
Justice M Dhandapani, Madras High Court
Justice M Dhandapani, Madras High Court

In quashing over a dozen cases lodged against a journalist as baseless, the Madras High Court on Monday cautioned law enforcement officers that their role is to safeguard the citizens complying with rule of law rather than protect those who flaunt their power when corrupt acts are exposed by whistleblowers (V Anbazhagan v. State).

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