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SC upholds ED powers of inquiry, arrest and attachment of property under PMLA 

 

  • The Supreme Court today upheld the Enforcement Directorate powers of inquiry, arrest and attachment of property under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002. 
  • Hearing petitions challenging the constitutionality of several provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, the Apex Court said that it is not mandatory for ED officers to disclose the ground of arrest at the time of detaining an accused in money laundering case.