LAXMI PRASAD S/O HARIRAM; KIRTI SINGH S/O GANGA SINGH Vs. STATE OF U P (NOW STATE OF UTTARAKHAND)
HIGH COURT OF UTTARAKHAND
Laxmi Prasad S/O Hariram; Kirti Singh S/O Ganga Singh
State Of U P (Now State Of Uttarakhand)
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(1.) This appeal, preferred under section 374 of
Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, (for short
Cr. P. C), is directed against the judgment and
order dated 30.09.1999, passed by Learned
Sessions Judge, Uttarkashi, in Sessions Trial No.
21 of 1996, whereby said court has convicted the
accused/appellants Laxmi Prasad and Kirti Singh,
under section 308 of I. P. C. Each one of them
has been sentenced to fine of Rs 1,500/-. In default
of payment of fine the defaulter is directed to
undergo rigorous imprisonment for a period of
(2.) Heard learned counsel for the appellants,
and learned counsel for the State, and perused the
lower court record.
(3.) Prosecution story, in brief, is that on
14.05.1995, at about 8.30 p. m. at Khundeli in
Village Bonga, Police Station Kotwali,
Uttarkashi, accused/appellants Laxmi Prasad and
Kirti Singh assaulted Ganga Ram with such
intention and under such circumstances that if by
that act they had caused the death of said Ganga
Ram they would have been guilty of culpable
homicide not amounting to murder. The First
Information Report (Ex-A1) was lodged by
Ganga Ram (PW1), on the basis of which crime
no. 47 of 1995, was registered at Police Station
Kotwali Uttarkashi, against the two accused.
Investigation was taken up by Sub Inspector
Deepak Malik (PW6). After investigation, charge
sheet was filed against the two
accused/appellants namely Laxmi Prasad and
Kirti Singh, for their trial in respect of offence
punishable under section 308 of I. P. C.
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