NGOs might misuse chargesheets if made accessible: Supreme Court reserves order in PIL to make public chargesheets of police, CBI, ED

Appearing for the petitioner, Advocate Prashant Bhushan pointed out that chargesheets are prepared by public authorities after due investigation and there are no reasons why people should not be able to access them.
Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar
Justices MR Shah and CT Ravikumar

The Supreme Court on Monday reserved its verdict in a public interest litigation (PIL) that called for free public access to chargesheets filed by the police, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED). (Saurav Das v. Union of India and ors)

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