File Copyright Online - File mutual Divorce in Delhi - Online Legal Advice - Lawyers in India

Vasudev v/s State of Pepsu:1956 AIR SC 488

The appellant had attended a wedding there he consumed an excessive amount of alcohol. In the state of intoxication he went and ask one boy to get up from the chair so that he could sit on it. Listening to him, the boy refused to do so. On such refusal The appeal and pulled a gun from his pocket and shot the boy's abdomen.

Because of which the boy died on the spot.
The court observed that under section 86 of Indian penal code 1860, a person who does the act in state of intoxication shall be liable to dealt with as if he had the same knowledge as he would have had if he had not been intoxicated and less the things which intoxicated him was administered to him without his knowledge or against his will.

It was hard to find whether the person was in the state of excessive intoxication at that time or not. However, it was found that a period was not very drunk that he could not understand what he was doing and hence the appellant was held guilty for murder under section 302 of Indian penal code, 1860.

Law Article in India

Ask A Lawyers

You May Like

Legal Question & Answers

Lawyers in India - Search By City

Copyright Filing
Online Copyright Registration


Section 482 CrPc - Quashing Of FIR: Guid...


The Inherent power under Section 482 in The Code Of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (37th Chapter of th...

How To File For Mutual Divorce In Delhi


How To File For Mutual Divorce In Delhi Mutual Consent Divorce is the Simplest Way to Obtain a D...

Whether Caveat Application is legally pe...


Whether in a criminal proceeding a Caveat Application is legally permissible to be filed as pro...

The Factories Act,1948


There has been rise of large scale factory/ industry in India in the later half of nineteenth ce...

Constitution of India-Freedom of speech ...


Explain The Right To Freedom of Speech and Expression Under The Article 19 With The Help of Dec...

Types of Writs In Indian Constitution


The supreme court, and High courts have power to issue writs in the nature of habeas corpus , quo...

Lawyers Registration
Lawyers Membership - Get Clients Online

File caveat In Supreme Court Instantly