Magistrate has power to monitor investigation under Section 156(3) CrPC: Allahabad High Court

A Division Bench of Justices Anjani Kumar Mishra and Deepak Verma was adjudicating a petition seeking directions to the respondent authorities to conduct fair investigation in a criminal case.
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court has recently observed that a Magistrate has the power to 'monitor' investigation under Section 156(3) of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) and a person who is aggrieved by police probe can move Magistrate for monitoring the probe [Satyaprakash v. State of Uttar Pradesh and Other]

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