Central Government Act
Section 88 in The Motor Vehicles Act, 1939
88. Duty of owner of motor vehicle to give information. The owner of a motor vehicle the driver 1[ or conductor] of which is accused of any offence under this Act shall, on the demand of any police officer authorised in this behalf by the State Government, give all information regarding the name and address of and the licence held by the driver' (or conductor)] which is in his possession or could by reasonable diligence be ascertained by him.