The Companies Act, 1956
624A. Power, of Central Government to appoint company prosecutors.
Notwithstanding anything contained in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 18981 the Central Government may appoint generally, or in any case, or for any specified class of cases in any local area, one or more persons, as company prosecutors for the conduct of prosecutions arising out of this Act; and the persons so appointed as company prosecutors shall have all the powers and privileges conferred by the Code on Public Prosecutors appointed by a State Government under section 492 of the Code.
1 See now the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (Act No. 2 of 1974).