(Article 22) in D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92 states that…

(Article 22) in D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal (1997) 1 SCC 416: 1997 SCC (Cri) 92 states that…

Article 22 of the Indian Constitution, as referred to in the case of D.K. Basu vs State of West Bengal, gives rights to a person who is arrested. It says that when a person is arrested, they have the right to know the reasons for their arrest. They also have the right to be presented before a magistrate within 24 hours. If the person is arrested, the police must inform them about the charges against them. This article is like a set of rules that ensure fair treatment for a person who has been arrested, making sure they understand why they are being held and have a chance to defend themselves properly.