MANU/SC/0356/1968

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Decided On: 02.05.1968

Appellants: Hadibandhu Das
Vs.
Respondent: District Magistrate and Anr.

JUDGMENT

J.C. Shah, J.

1. By order pronounced on April 22, 1968, we directed that the order passed by the State of Orissa detaining the appellant under the Preventive Detention Act be quashed. We proceed to record our reasons in support of our order.

2. On December 15, 1967, the District Magistrate, Cuttack, served an order made in exercise of power under Section 3(1)(a)(ii) of the Preventive Detention Act (4 of 1950) directing that the appellant be detained

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