8. CONTROLLER, ETC. TO BE PUBLIC SERVANTS. –
The Controller, and any person authorised by the State Government or the Controller to perform any functions under this Act, and every Inspector, shall be deemed to be public servants within the meaning of Section 21 of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860).
The Controller and every Inspector performing any functions under this Act, are public servants within the ambit of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code.