Recent trend shows police officers facing sedition charges when government changes: Supreme Court

The Court was hearing a plea by Chhattisgarh IPS officer Gurjinder Pal Singh after a sedition case was filed against him by Raipur Police.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana remarked on Thursday that there is a recent trend of police officers facing sedition charges when the ruling political party with whom such officers were siding, loses power (Gurjinder Pal Singh v. State of Chhattisgarh).

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