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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..........
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..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Victim received injury on his right foot under rear tyre of bus, while alighting from bus, as accused started the bus without waiting for whistle of conductor - Conductor of bus not supported the prosecution case - Though there were many passengers in bus, but I.O not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Rash and negligent driving - Specific evidence is required to be adduced on record by prosecution to prove rash and negligent driving, if any, on part of accused - Mere allegations are not sufficient to hold accused guilty of having committed alleged offences...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Rash and negligent driving - Accused rashly and negligently driving motor cycle at the relevant time not proved by any of material PWs - None of PWs stated anything specific with regard to speed of motor-cycle, which dashed against bus - Specific evidence is required to be adduced on record by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 336, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Petitioner already undergone imprisonment for 3 months and 1 day as against sentence of 2 years - He is first time offender and is facing agony of criminal proceedings since 2009 - There is no other case pending against him - Taking into account..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Collision inter se buses - I.O in collusion with two interested witnesses manipulated depictions occurring in both the spot maps with respect to purported occupation at site of occurrence, of both vehicles - Even I.O suppressed factum of vehicles..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 181-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion of bus and jeep - Injuries caused to passengers of bus - Author of site plan not examined - Prosecution witness in cross examination stating that for exculpating guilt of complainant, `false case' foisted upon accused - Failure of prosecution to prove guilt..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Identity of accused disputed, as none of PWs had an occasion to see the accident with their eyes - Story of accused being apprehended by PW6 and PW8 is thus not worth lending any credence, as at the relevant time none of PWs have stated that they disclosed registration..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Identity of accused not established, as PW1 and PW2 cannot say that it was accused who was driving vehicle in rash and negligent manner - Evidence on record shows that accused was not driving vehicle on wrong side in rash and negligent manner - Accident occurred due to..........

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