498a conviction based on extra judicial confession reversed.

Excerpt:Law is well settled by a catena of decisions rendered by Hon'ble the Supreme Court that extra judicial confession is inherently a weak piece of evidence. prosecution theory that the accused poured kerosene on the person of the deceased and then set her ablaze, is totally (29 of 31) [CRLA-799/2014] unsubstantiated. If this allegation was true, … Continue reading 498a conviction based on extra judicial confession reversed.