International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 1, Issue 5, Part E (2015)
Rights of arrested person in India
The Constitution of India also contains various provisions guaranteeing the rights of the accused in allrncircumstances. While Article 14 guarantees equality before the law and equal protection of the laws,rnArticle 21 states that “no person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according tornprocedure established by law.” Article 22 of the Constitution guarantees protection against arrest andrndetention in certain cases. It states that no person who is arrested shall be detained in custody withoutrnbeing informed, as soon as may be, of the grounds for such arrest nor shall he be denied the right tornconsult, and to be defended by, a legal practitioner of his choice.
How to cite this article:
Yashveer Singh. Rights of arrested person in India. Int J Appl Res 2015;1(5):218-223.