SC stays IPS officer GP Singh's arrest

SC stays IPS officer GP Singh's arrest

Raipur: Supreme Court has stayed the arrest of suspended IPS officer GP Singh besides asking the concerned to cooperate in the investigation.

Meanwhile, soon after receiving a complaint of illegal property against GP Singh, the ACB had raided the officer’s and near relatives’ house. During the raid, information of disproportionate assets was received by the ACB. In addition, some documents were even received in which evidence of a conspiracy to topple the government was found. After which he was suspended. Later a case of sedition was registered at Kotwali police station against him.

GP Singh first moved the Chhattisgarh High Court praying for relief in the case. Later, he moved to the Supreme Court.