Q. With reference to Prevention of Money Laundering Act, consider the following statements;
1.Enforcement Directorate could arrest a person even without informing him of the charges.
2.The Act was enacted in response to India’s global commitment under the Vienna Convention.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct: Enforcement Directorate could arrest a person even without informing him of the charges.

Statement 2 is correct: The Act was enacted in response to India’s global commitment under the Vienna Convention. The primary purpose of the Act was to combat money laundering in India.

Source: TOI