KRISHAN CHANDER Vs. STATE OF DELHI
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA (FROM: DELHI)
STATE OF DELHI
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(1.) Leave granted.
(2.) This criminal appeal is directed against the impugned judgment and order dated 7.11.2014 passed by the High Court of Delhi at New Delhi in Crl. Appeal No. 634 of 2008 wherein the High Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the appellant and upheld the order of conviction and sentence passed against the appellant by the court of Special Judge, Delhi (for short the "trial court") in CC No. 21 of 2005. The trial court convicted the appellant vide its judgment dated 14.7.2008 for the offences punishable under Sections 7 and 13(1)(d) read with 13(2) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (for short "the PC Act") and vide order dated 15.7.2008 sentenced him to undergo rigorous imprisonment for two years with fine of Rs.5,000/- for the offence punishable under Section 7 of the PC Act and in default to undergo simple imprisonment for two months. For the offences punishable under Section 13(2) of the PC Act, he was further sentenced to undergo rigorous imprisonment for two years with fine of Rs.5,000/- and in default to undergo simple imprisonment for two months. Both the sentences imposed upon him for the above said offences were to run concurrently.
(3.) Brief facts of the case are stated hereunder to appreciate the rival legal contentions urged on behalf of the parties:-;
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