Time Limit For Filing Charge Sheet Under Section 420 IPC

Author : Big Lawyer


U/s 167 (2) Crpc, the time limit is prescribed for filing the charge sheet

Ninety-days, where the investigation relates to an offense punishable with death, imprisonment for life or imprisonment or imprisonment for a term of not less than ten years.Sixty days, where the investigation relates to any other offense

Therefore in your case the time limit is SIXTY DAYS if there is only section 420 ( Being the imprisonment in this section is 7 years and fine).

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