Allahabad High Court slaps ₹20k costs on litigant for repeated requests to re-record Section 164 CrPC statements

The victim or the IO cannot keep on filing such applications for recording of statements any number of times without any good cause as it would destroy the sanctity of such statements, the Court said.
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court recently imposed costs of ₹20,000 on a litigant for repeated requests to make fresh statements under Section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) [Manorama Singh v State].

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