ED Full Form

By | March 25, 2021

What is the Full form of ED?

Enforcement Directorate, also known as Directorate General of Economic Enforcement, is headquartered in New Delhi, which was established on 1 May 1956.

Along with this it also has more offices, which are headquartered in Mumbai, Chennai, Chandigarh, Kolkata and Delhi.
As I mentioned above, the full form of ED is Enforcement Directorate, which is called “Directorate of Enforcement”

The main function of ED is to investigate money and property and disproportionate assets, it is a government investigation agency under the Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Government of India.

Implementing economic crime and economic rules at night, assisting the police in confiscating black money.

3. Prevention of Money Laundering Act under PMLA 2002 Prevention of Money Laundering Act to ascertain the property acquired by criminal activities and then to seize those assets and prosecute the criminals involved in money laundering.
Along with investigating violations of foreign currency exchange laws and rules under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA), ED also has the right to punish the accused.