Section 86 of Evidence Act "Presumption as to certified copies of foreign judicial records"
The Courts may presume that any document purporting to be a certified copy of any judicial record of any country and not forming part of India or] of Her Majesty s dominions is genuine and accurate, if the document purports to be certified in any manner which is certified by any representative of the [Central Government ] [in or for] [such country] to be the manner commonly in use in [that country] for the certification of copies of judicial records.
[An Officer who, with respect to any territory or place not
forming part of [India or Her Majesty s dominions, is a
Political Agent therefore, as defined in section 3, [clause
(43), of the General Clause Act, 1897, shall, for the
purposes of this section, be deemed to be a representative
of the [Central Government] [ in and for the country]
comprising that territory of place
Section 87 of Evidence Act "Presumption as to books, maps and charts"
The Courts may presume that any book to which it may refer for information on matters of public or general interest, and that any published map or chart, the statements of which are relevant facts and which is produced for its inspection, was written and published by the person and at the time and place, by whom or at which it purports to have been written or published.
What is Presumption as to document admissible in England without proof of seal or signature What is Presumption as to maps or plans made by authority of Government Section 82 and 83 of Indian Evidence Act 1872
What is Presumption as to electronic agreements What is Presumption as to electronic record and digital signatures What is Presumption as to Digital Signature Certificates Section 85A, 85B and 85C of Indian Evidence Act 1872
What is Presumption as to due execution, etc., of documents not produced What is Presumption as to documents thirty years old What is Presumption as to electronic records five year old Section 89, 90 and 90a of Indian Evidence Act 1872