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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 720 kg poppy husk - Non-examination of independent witness, who was won over by accused, is no ground to discredit the testimonies of official witnesses, which are otherwise credible and inspires confidence...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Recovery of 1.980 kg charas - Independent witness not supported prosecution case and declared hostile - He stated that his signatures were obtained on blank papers and no charas was recovered in his presence - It creates dent in the prosecution case which renders recovery doubtful - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 2 kg 500 gm poppy husk - Non-joining of independent witness - Place of recovery public place - I.O had ample opportunity to associate independent witnesses, however, no independent witness was associated - Explanation given by I.O that he requested many persons but they refused to join..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 52A-- Recovery of 2 kg 500 gm poppy husk - No material on record that Officer i, charge of Police Station prepared any inventory and got it certified from Magistrate - Deliberate no, compliance of S.52-A of Act coupled with no, joining of independent witness, would render the prosecution story doubtful..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 35 kg poppy husk - Non-examination of independent witness, who was won over by accused, is no ground to discredit the testimonies of official witnesses, which are otherwise credible and inspires confidence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 35 kg poppy husk - Plea that independent witness is stock witness - Mere fact that independent witness was earlier known to official witnesses is no ground to dub him as a stock witness, as there is no material on record to show that independent witness was cited as a PW in other cases..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18, 20-- Recovery of 2.5 kgs charas and 500 gms opium - Non-association of independent witness - Place where accused were apprehended neither isolated nor secluded - However, no efforts made by prosecution to associate independent witnesses - Non-association of independent witness renders prosecution case..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 40 kg poppy husk - Non-joining of independent witness - Mere fact that independent witness has not been associated, is no ground to throw away the prosecution case, particularly when I.O made efforts to join the independent witness but none was willing to join...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 20 bags of poppy husk - Non-examining of independent witness - Independent witness won over by accused - Giving up of such witness having been won over is fully justified - There is no ground to render the testimonies of PWs unworthy of credence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 399, 402, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Preparation of dacoity - Secret information - Accused allegedly armed with fire arms assembled to commit dacoity - No evidence on record that accused offered any resistance to their apprehension by police officials though armed with fire arms - Nor they tried to fire upon police officials who came..........

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