CBI – investigation-in this case, the CID erroneously asserted that the complaint before the Karaya Police Station did not disclose any cognizable offence and consequently, proceeded with the preliminary investigation for the 23 days by registering the same as a case of unnatural death. Such conduct of the CID is also one among others indicated above to conclude that there was genuine apprehension in the mind of the writ-petitioners that proper investigation will not be done by the CID to protect some influential persons.
A “statement” is: 1. An oral or written assertion; or 2. Nonverbal conduct of a person if it is intended by the person as an assertion. A “declarant” is a person who makes a […]