Section 7 Official Secrets Act, 1923
Section 7 Official Secrets Act, 1923:
Interfering with officers of the police or members of the Armed Forces of the Union.—
(1) No person in the vicinity of any prohibited place shall obstruct, knowingly mislead or otherwise interfere with or impede, any police officer, or any member of 21 [the Armed Forces of the Union] engaged on guard, sentry, patrol or other similar duty in relation to the prohibited place.
(2) If any person acts in contravention of the provisions of this section, he shall be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to 22 [three years,] or with fine, or with both.
Supreme Court of India Important Judgments And Leading Case Law Related to Section 7 Official Secrets Act, 1923:
Har Jas Dev Singh vs State Of Punjab & Ors on 25 July, 1973
Polestar Electronic(P) Ltd vs Addl. Commissioner, Sales Tax on 20 February, 1978
Manohar Lal Sharma vs Narendra Damodardas Modi on 10 April, 2019
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