Supreme Court Judgment – Sanjeev Kumar Gupta vs State of UP (Now State of Uttarakhand)

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 507 OF 2013
Sanjeev Kumar Gupta … Appellant
Versus
State of U.P. (Now State of Uttarakhand) … Respondent

The Supreme Court held that in the present case, even if it is assumed that there was no common object of killing, but only of stopping the deceased and others from contesting the elections, it cannot be ruled out that the common intention to kill might have arisen on the spur of the moment. The actions of the appellants and the injuries inflicted on the body of the deceased also go to substantiate the same…Read More