The Administration of Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli after obtaining permission from GOI Ministry of Home Affairs, has vide notification No. 1/95/Home/2011-12/418 dated 10 Aug 2011 established a Police Complaint Authority for UT of Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
The authority will inquire into allegation of serious misconduct against police personnel on following account either suo moto or on complaints:
- Custodial death
- Grievous hurt, as define in section 320 of the penal Code
- Rape or attempt to rape
- Arrest or detention without due process of law
- Land/House grabbing
- Any incident involving serious abuse of authority: provided that the authority shall inquire into complain of such arrest or detention, only if it is satisfied prima-facie about the veracity of complaint
- The authority may also inquire into an other case referred to it by the Administrator/ Central Government.
Therefore if any one having any complaint regarding misdeed and unnecessary harassment by Police can approach the police Complaint Authority of following address;
Police Complaint Authority
Secretariate, 2nd Floor,
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone Number: 0260-2630028