Delhi HC issues notice in challenge to provisions barring victims from prosecuting wrong-doer under certain Acts

Aditi Singh December 3 2019

The Delhi High Court today issued notice in a petition challenging the constitutional validity of various provisions of certain statutes which bar the victims of offences prosecutable under these statutes from prosecuting the wrong-doer.

The provisions under challenge are as follows:

  • Section 26 of the Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992
  • Section 109 of Insurance Act, 1938
  • Section 236 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy . . .

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