PASSPORT - Impounding the passport has a clear impact on her Fundamental Rights 

Passport impounded on the ground of proceedings in respect of a criminal offence pending against her -  Ld. Single Judge has rightly concluded that not only was the impugned action void and illegal being violative of the principles of natural justice even the reason furnished for impounding that she had been declared a proclaimed person was non existent – Well settled that the validity of an administrative order has to be justified solely by the reasons mentioned therein - On that touchstone the impugned orders cannot sustain. (2020-4)200 PLR 654



Passport Act, 1967 S. 10(3)(e)


Passport – Impounding of  - In a bailable offence, no condition can be imposed by the Court regarding surrender of the passport. (2020-4) Punjab Law Reporter 654


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