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PCS (j) Notes: Distinction between Warrant Case and Summons Case


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Base of Distinction Warrant Case  (Sec 2 (x) ) Summon Case (Sec 2 (w) )
Quantum of Punishment More Less
Trial Procedure Elaborate Not Elaborate
Charge/Notice Charge Notice only particulars of offence are required to be conveyed.
Conversion Warrant Case cannot be converted into Summon Case It can be converted into warrant case.
Special Procedure Under section 248 (3) ,withdrawal of charges is possible. No Special Procedure. Only withdrawal of complaint is possible.
End of Case Yes Only withdrawal of complaint is possible.

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