UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

22. A informs B that he had heard from X that Z has committed murder of C. Evidence of B when examined as a witness in court, would be considered as :
(a) Direct evidence
(b) Hearsay evidence
(c) Circumstantial evidence
(d) Expert evidence

Answer and Notes Answer is B

Explanation: According to section 60 of Indian Evidence Act, 1872 oral evidence must be direct.

UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

79. Secondary evidence includes—
(a) certified copies
(b) copies made from or compared with the original,
(c) copies made from the original by mechanical process and copies compared with such copies,
(d) all of above

Answer and Notes Answer is D


Sandeep : Refer section 63 of the Indian Evidence Act.