Règle correspondante
Practice Relating to Rule 128. Release and Return of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
Section A. Release and return without delay
The Report on the Practice of India states: “It is very clear from the applicable law and judicial decisions that … when detention is no more justifiable by applicable laws, the executive authorities are bound to release the person detained.” 
Report on the Practice of India, 1997, Chapter 5.4.