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Sec 78, Information Technology Act 2000: Power to investigate offences

Information Technology Act 2000

Chapter XI (Offences)

Section 78 (Power to investigate offences)

❝Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (2 of 1974), a police officer not below the rank of Inspector shall investigate any offence under this Act.❞



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Notes:

In section 78 of the Act, for the words “Deputy Superintendent of Police”, the word “Inspector” was substituted by the Information Technology (Amendment) Act 2008 w.e.f. 27 Oct 2009.

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