Person bribing public servant can be booked under PMLA: Supreme Court

A division bench of Chief Justice UU Lalit and Justice Bela M Trivedi said that the intention on the part of the person handing over the money as a bribe is what is relevant.
Supreme Court, PMLA
Supreme Court, PMLA

The Supreme Court on Monday held that if a person hands over money to a public servant with an intention to bribe him, then the person is said to be a party connected to the 'proceeds of crime' and is liable to be booked under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) [Directorate of Enforcement vs Padmanabhan Kishore].

Want to read the full story?

We’re glad you’re enjoying this story. Subscribe to any of our plans to continue reading the story.

Already have an account? Sign In

Related Stories

No stories found.
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news
www.barandbench.com