What is Trial of person not complying with conditions of pardon? What is Power to postpone or adjourn proceedings? Section 308 and 309 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
Trial of person not complying with conditions of pardon and Power to postpone or adjourn proceedings are defined under Section 308 and 309 of CRPC 1973. Provisions under these sections are:
Section 308 of CRPC "Trial of person not complying with conditions of pardon"
(1)Where, in regard to a person who has accepted a tender of pardon made under Section 306 or Section 307 the Public Prosecutor certifies that in his opinion such person has, either by willfully concealing anything essential or by giving false evidence, not complied with the condition on which the tender was made, such person may be tried for the offence in respect of which the pardon was so tendered, or for any other offence of which he appears to have been guilty in connection with the same matter, and also for the offence of giving false evidence:
Provided that such person shall not be tried jointly with
any of the other accused :
(3) At such trial, the accused shall be entitled to plead
that he has complied with the condition upon which such
tender was made ; in which case it shall be for the
prosecution to prove that such condition has not been
Section 309 of CRPC "Power to postpone or adjourn proceedings"
(1)In every inquiry or trial, the proceedings shall be held
as expeditiously as possible, and in particular, when the
examination of witnesses has once begun, the same shall be
continued from day to day until all the witnesses in
attendance have been examined, unless the Court finds the
adjournment of the same beyond the following day to be
necessary for reasons to be recorded.
GENERAL PROVISIONS AS TO INQUIRIES AND TRIALS
What are the Rights of person against whom proceedings instituted to be defended? What is Legal aid to accused at State expense in certain cases? Section 303 and 304 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Local Inspection? What is power to summon material witness, or examine Person? What is present Expenses of complainants and witnesses? Section 310, 311 and 312 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is the meaning of accused person to be competent witness? What is the meaning of no Influence to be used to induce disclosure? What is the Provision for inquiries and trial being held in the absence of accused in certain cases? Section 315, 316 and 317 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is the Procedure where accused does not understand proceedings? What is Power to proceed against other persons appearing to be guilty of offence? Section 318 and 319 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973