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“Supreme Court Scrutinizes Timing of Arvind Kejriwal’s Arrest Amid Election Season”

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In a significant development that unfolded today, the Supreme Court delved into the intricacies of the timing surrounding the arrest of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, casting a spotlight on the actions of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) just before the commencement of general elections.

"Supreme Court Scrutinizes Timing of Arvind Kejriwal's Arrest Amid Election Season"

The arrest of Mr. Kejriwal stems from his involvement in the Delhi liquor policy case, a matter that has been fiercely contested by the Chief Minister.

Central to the discussion during the court proceedings was the crucial question regarding the timing of the arrest. Justice Sanjeev Khanna, presiding over the proceedings, emphasized the need for the ED to provide clarity on whether it possesses the authority to initiate criminal proceedings without first undergoing judicial scrutiny in the case.

The court’s scrutiny of the timing of Mr. Kejriwal’s arrest, particularly in the context of the impending elections, underscores the importance of upholding due process and ensuring transparency in legal proceedings. As the case continues to unfold, it prompts broader discussions regarding the intersection of law enforcement actions and political events, raising pertinent questions about the integrity of the judicial process.