61. Punishment for vexatious search –
Any authority or officer exercising powers under this Act or any rules made thereunder, who,-
(a) Without reasonable grounds of suspicion, searches or causes to be searched any building or place; or
(b) Vexatiously detains or searches or arrests any person, shall for every such offence be liable on conviction for imprisonment for a term which may extend to three months or fine which may extend to fifty thousand rupees or both.