• IPC applicable for misuse of public money and position

Dear Sir
What type of law and section will be applicable if a top govt official found to be using his position for benefit of some selected person in the office by misusing his power and involve in malpractice in recruitment , purchase and other activities , without following the govt orders  and rules existing for those.
Asked 3 years ago in Criminal Law from Kolkata, West Bengal

You may file an FIR under the provisions of Prevention of Corruption Act. In order to tell you the other penal provisions applicable in the case, I need further Details.

You may Google the Prevention of Corruption Act and see as to which provisions are applicable. Specially see section 7 and 13 of the PC Act.

Nishant Bora
Advocate, Jodhpur
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You have to collect relevant evidences by filing RTI with appropriate Public Information Officer(PIO). Thereafter, which you may file a PIL with the high court as per the guidelines set by SC and relevant rules of the high court. 

For filing PIL services of lawyer is not required. You may contest the case yourself.

Feroz A. Shaikh
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