Supreme Court Judgment – Vijay Pal vs State of Delhi

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 2153 of 2011
Vijay Pal … Appellant
Versus
State (GNCT) of Delhi … Respondent

In this appeal, the trial court had convicted the appellant under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code and sentenced a rigorous imprisonment for life and the High Court of Delhi has dismissed the appeal and affirmed the judgement.The appellant assailed that the Trial Court and the High Court has erroneously recorded the conviction. As the deceased had severe burn injuries, it’s not justified to rely upon the dying declaration. Further, it was criticized that the High court didn’t accepted the plea of alibi…Read More