What is the meaning of writ of Habeas Corpus?

Habeas Corpus is a Latin word meaning which literally means ‘to have the body of’. It is an order issued by the court to a person who has detained another person, to produce the body of the latter before it. The court then examines the cause and legality of detention. 

Further Reading:

Related Links
Indian Judiciary  NCERT Notes For UPSC
Schedules of Indian Constitution Important Amendments In Indian Constitution
Daily Video Analysis: The Hindu Fundamental Rights – Articles 12-35

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

*