Legal Shorts;- Police to register FIR, even if Magistrate directs investigation under S.156 (3) of Cr.P.C.

Absence of direction for registration of – Duty of police – Where Magistrate does not direct police in explicit words to register FIR but directs for investigation u/s. 156(3) Cr.P.C., police should register an FIR – Because S. 156 falls within Chap. XII which deals with powers of police officers to investigate cognizable offences.

 

 

Case:

Hamant Yashwant Dhage Vs. State of Maharashtra.

 

Citation:

2016 ALL MR (Cri) 1360(S.C.)

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Shared by:

ADV. MAHESH VASWANI,

MUMBAI.

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