Police not authorised to suspend driving licence of any citizen: Calcutta High Court

The High Court said that it is only the licencing authority which is empowered to issue and suspend ones licence and not the police authorities.
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

In a significant ruling, the Calcutta High Court recently held that a police officer cannot disqualify the driving license of a person under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. [Priyasha Bhattacharyya vs State of West Bengal]

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