A bench of Justices Arun Mishra, B R Gavai and Krishna Murari said this kind of thing is unthinkable and would leave the society in a bad taste.
Senior public prosecutor Suman Chakravarthy said on Friday the police acted only within the framework of law.
The matter pertains to grant of FIPB clearance to firm M/S Global Communication Holding Services Ltd for investment in Aircel.
The top court refused to stay the summons issued by the Enforcement Directorate asking Karti Chidambaram to appear before it on March 1.
The matter will now come up before a separate bench of the high court
Malayalam actress abduction: Magistrate Court to hear Kavya Madhavan's anticipatory bail plea till September 18
The Ankamali Magistrate Court will hear the bail plea filed by Malayalam film actress Kavya Madhavan, wife of actor Dileep, on September 18.
The bail pleas were filed following the arrest of two top officials of the Ryan International School.
Pulsar Sunil and the other accused said they had no involvement in the crime and were falsely implicated in the case.