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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Injuries caused while boarding bus from the front door, as driver drove the bus - Duty of driver is to concentrate on the road and not on the passengers - Primary duty to keep an eye on passengers is of the conductor - Conductor not an accused in the case -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Photographs showing tyre marks were withheld by prosecution - Available photographs clearly show that there was dent on right side of car so there was no head collusion as alleged by prosecution - Photographs on record shows that after accident jeep went 24 feet ahead..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Allegation that co-accused directed or instigated accused to drive jeep to run over deceased - However, evidence of PWs and dying declaration does not support such allegation - Disturbance caused at the place of incident between students and authority..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Tractor along with accused, deceased and eye witness rolled down for 10-15 feet - No injury sustained by accused as per prosecution - Fact that accused had not sustained any injury in accident seems improbable - Further, prosecution not offered any..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Eye witnesses to incident give divergent portrayal qua cause of accident - Even there are other auxiliary contradictions which render prosecution story tainted with doubts - Police recorded the statement of PW7/eye witness after delay of 6-7 days,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Non-association of independent witnesses - Version put forth by interested/official witnesses cannot be brushed aside merely on account of no, association of independent witness...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - No specific evidence led on record by prosecution to prove rash and negligent driving by accused - Merely bald statement if any of complainant which was otherwise not supported by PW2 is not sufficient to conclude rash and negligent driving if any by accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Fatal accident - Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Accused had undergone total sentence of 6 months and 16 days including remission of 20 days out of total sentence of one year and during his custody he was having good conduct in jail premises - No other criminal case is pending..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 304(Part II)- - Eye witnesses stated that accused while driving has on three occasions hit the deceased/child and on each occasion accused indifferently and repeated her act on two more occasions by hitting the child - Conduct of accused could have been prima facie accepted to be that of rash and negligent act,..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Reduction of sentence - PWs stated that on the date of incident deceased was hit by accused while driving vehicle in rash and negligent manner, which resulted in her death four days thereafter while taking treatment in hospital - No evidence adduced by..........

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