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asked Oct 10 in Criminal by AnmolB

Can I be kept under police custody for investigation of an offence for more than 24 hours?

A murder took place in my neighborhood. The relatives of the deceased accused me of it. I was taken for investigation to the police station and I stayed there for more than 24 hours. Under what provisions do the officers have the right to keep me for so long?

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