An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the prevention of corruption and for matters connected therewith. Short title and extent. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—. Explanation 1. Explanation 2. Power to appoint special Judges.
In this article, Diksha Chaturvedi discusses how the Prevention of Corruption Act, came into being and also the provisions of the case along with few important ruling of the court on countries biggest scam. Corruption is a worldwide phenomenon. It has become the part of our daily life. It is detestable as it has entered the very roots of our society.
Corruption is widespread in India. Corruption has taken the role of a pervasive aspect of Indian Politics and Bureaucracy. The economy of India was under socialist. Inspired policies for an entire generation from the s until the s. The economy was shackled by extensive regulation protectionism and public ownership, leading to pervasive corruption and slow growth.