This paper deals with the issue of preventive detention in India. The various constitutional provisions related to preventive detention has been examined. Thereafter the various Acts passed by the parliament of India and various state governments have been examined with reference to preventive detention. Following this the working of various laws related to preventive detention in India has been examined. Thereafter the various issues of preventive detention has been examined in the context of a democratic state and democratic principles vis a vis preventive detention.
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Gopal Krishan. Preventive Detention in India: A Legal Perspective. Int. J. Rev. and Res. Social Sci. 2019; 7(2):453-456. doi: 10.5958/2454-2687.2019.00036.4