Nature of grievance

Where during the course of investigation / interrogation of the person accused of an offence, if the Police is alleged to have inflicted violence upon the said person; and whereas a Complaint was recorded against the concerned Police before the Superintendent of Police/ Commissioner of Police, but no action was taken; the said person may record a Complaint in this behalf before the “Police Complaints Authority”. The said authority may be situated at the office of the Director General of Police. The said authority is constituted pursuant to Order of the Supreme Court in the famous Prakash Singh’s case, in the year 2006