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It is reported that the Office of the Director General (DG), which is the investigative arm of the Competition Commission of India, has for the first time exercised  its search and seizure powers under the Competition Act, 2002 to collect evidence in its investigation into the practices of JCB India Limited.
Unannounced searches, or “dawn raids”, are a common tool employed by competition regulators in other countries, particularly in cartel investigations where evidence of anti-competitive activity is hard to come by. However, in the five years that the Indian competition regime has been in force, the DG has never previously seen fit to use this power, and even now, has used it in a case of alleged abuse of dominance.
A brief summary of the investigation and the statutory framework relating to search and seizure operations is attached for your reference. You can access the material here.

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