CA not a public servant, can be Prosecuted under Prevention of Corruption Act

While passing the order in a revision petition filed with a prayer to set aside the order passed by the Special Court, a Single Judge Bench of Rathnakala, J.

The petitioner, a CA was accused of assisting in taking bribe by the AO.

Karnataka High Court ruled that CA is not a public servant but can be Prosecuted under Prevention of Corruption Act.