Suspension of sentence in murder appeal under section 302

Murder case – allegations – five persons who were armed with gandasi, rod and swords inflicted injuries on relative of the complainant and after inflicting injuries, those five persons dragged the relative and brought him to their house where they again gave several injuries on the body of the relative. He was then taken to civil Hospital from where he was referred to DMC, Ludhiana. Victim died because of those injuries after five days. In our appeal, we took the plea that the injuries mentioned in the medico-legal report were different from the injuries mentioning the post-mortem report.

Our client was released and application for suspension of sentence was allowed by Punjab and Haryana High Court at Chandigarh. A copy of the said order of suspension of sentence can be found here