New Delhi :- JUDGEMENT OVERVIEW
COURT : Supreme Court of India (Division Bench (DB)- Two Judge)
JUDGEMENT NAME : JASDEEP SINGH @ JASSU VERSUS STATE OF PUNJAB Appeal (Crl.), 1584 of 2021,
JUDGEMENT DATE : Jan 07, 2022
RELATED SECTIONS : INDIAN PENAL CODE, 1860
Section 304 – Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder
Section 304 A – Causing death by negligence
IMPORTANT PARAGRAPH :
M.M. SUNDRESH, J.
- Heard learned counsel appearing for the parties.
- Crl. A. No.1584 of 2021 and Crl. A. No.1585 of 2021 are filed by convicted
Appellants/Accused 3 and 4 respectively against conviction under Section
304 Part I of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) with life sentence, while Crl. A.
No.1586 of 2021 is filed by the de facto complainant seeking modification of
the conviction to the sentence punishable under Section 302 IPC. Thus, we
shall deal with all the appeals by our common order, particularly, when they
emanate and emerge from a common impugned order.
- The occurrence took place at about 12:45 a.m. on 21.04.2011 in the area of
Baba Rasoi Dhaba, Jalandhar. The motive for the occurrence was that the
deceased felt that a raid conducted in the hotel belonging to him and his father
(PW6), the Appellant in Crl. A. No.1586 of 2021, was done at the instance of
the accused. All the accused are friends of each other.
- PW6 went in search of the deceased on finding that he had not returned home,
though he was in a habit of coming late. On a particular street, he saw the
accused grappling with the deceased. It was seen by him in the street light.
The occurrence was also witnessed by PW10 who incidentally was a friend of
the deceased. PW13 spoke about the common intention on the part of the
accused on the previous night to do away with the deceased.
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