KHURAIJAM TOM TOM SINGH Vs. STATE OF MANIPUR REPRESENTED BY THE CHIEF SECRETARY
HIGH COURT OF MANIPUR
Khuraijam Tom Tom Singh
State Of Manipur Represented By The Chief Secretary
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M.V MURALIDARAN,J. -
(1.) Heard Mr. M. Ibohal, learned counsel appearing for the petitioner. Heard also Y. Ashang, learned PP for the State.
(2.) This petition has been filed by the petitioner under Section 482 Cr.P.C. to quash FIR No.296 (8) 2014 registered under
Section 325 IPC on the file of respondent No.3, lodged by respondent
No.4, the charge sheet and the order of the Learned Chief Judicial
Magistrate framing the charge.
(3.) The petitioner, who is an accused facing the trial in Criminal (P) Case No.166 of 2017 on the file of the Ld. Chief Judicial
Magistrate, Imphal West, has filed the above petition seeking to quash
the criminal proceedings mainly on the ground that the Investigating
Officer has notrecorded the statement of the victim under Section 161
Cr. P.C. and as such, he has not made his statement as the basis of
the charge sheet filed before the learned Chief Judicial Magistrate. As
a result, the charge sheet filed by the police is in violation of Section
161 of Cr.P.C. and hence, illegal and void.;
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