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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Reduction of sentence - 15 years old boy lost his life due to rash and negligent driving of accused - Accused after causing accident fled from the site and was made to surrender by his commandant more than 3 weeks later - There is thus, no reason to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Accident - Injured witnesses uniformly stated that accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of offending vehicle driven by accused resulting in death of four persons apart from injuries to three - Identity of accused being driver of offending vehicle proved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Reduction of sentence - Rash and negligent driving by accused proved on record which resulted in death of four persons apart from injuries to three - Yet trial Court awarded sentence only of 4 months imprisonment on each count of offence u/s 304-A IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - In was necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 of the Code - Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the case and keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - It is necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 Cr.P.C. as to whether punishment of sentence of imprisonment so awarded for each offence will..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Fatal accident - Rash and negligent driving - Death of two persons - Injured eye witnesses proved that accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of accused - No material on record to disbelieve their evidence - Accused rightly convicted - However, since accused undergone jail sentence..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Fatal accident - Discharge application - No evidence on record that vehicle in question was being driven on the date and time of alleged accident by accused - Even there is no other corroborative evidence on record against accused except extra judicial confessional statement of accused before I.O..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 251, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Framing of notice u/s 251 Cr.P.C - Fatal accident - Rash and negligent driving - Prima facie there is evidence on record from the report of FSL on mechanical inspection and crime scene report that car of accused overtook motorcycle of deceased on a high velocity thereby causing accident, resulting..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Collusion of two buses - Offending bus dashed on the back of private bus when it was stopped on the road in order to change the tyre which had burst - Private bus parked on the right side of road is cause for accident - Driver of private bus ought to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Accident not occurred due to rash and negligent driving of accused - There were several potholes found on the road and due to that front wheel of offending vehicle (Maxi cab) was punctured and went on to left side of road and turtled as a result of..........

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