Right to cross-examination is part of right to fair trial: Chhattisgarh High Court allows re-examination of POCSO survivor

The accused had submitted that the initial statements of the prosecutrix against him were under duress and undue pressure on her by her family members.
Right to cross-examination is part of right to fair trial: Chhattisgarh High Court allows re-examination of POCSO survivor
Chhattisgarh High Court

The Chhattisgarh High Court recently held that right to cross-examination is part of right to fair trial which every person is entitled to in the spirit of right to life and personal liberty under Article 21 of the Constitution of India [Manish Sonkar v. State of Chhattisgarh].

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