Report No. 154
There were comments on anticipatory bail from the participants which are used as key tool to escape from arrest and thereby delay the investigation by getting the political affluence.
Thiru S. Sripall, D.G.P., said that changes are must in respect of anticipatory bail so that it is not used by rich persons quite often to escape punishment for their offences. Also the place where anticipatory bail sought for irrespective of offences committed in some other States.
Thiru S. Saravanaperumal and Thiru S. Ramani, Joint-Director, Vigilance & Anti-corruption also agreed that changes are necessary for anticipatory bail in the matter of application such as giving notice to the Public Prosecutor, grounds on merits, kind of offences etc.