UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

95. A confession which is firstly made by accused but after sometime goes back and denies it is called :
(a) extra-judicial confession
(b) judicial confession
(c) retracted confession
(d) truncated confession

Answer and Notes Answer is C



UPHJS2018-2
Pre. Exam

6. An accused in police custody,informs to the station House officer that the key by which he opened the safe and committed theft is kept by Him in the patio of his house. To what extent this information can be proved ?

(A) for committing an offence of theft
(B) for opening lock of safe
(C) for committing theft by opening safe and destroying evidence
(D) for keeping the key in patio of house

Answer and Notes Answer is D



UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

15. An accused in police custody, informs the Station House Officer that the key by which he opened the safe and committed theft is kept by him in the patio of his house.
To what extent this information can be proved :
(a) For committing an offence of theft
(b) For opening lock of safe
(c) For committing theft by opening safe and destroying evidence
(d) For keeping the key in patio of house

Answer and Notes Answer is D

Explanation : Following question is based on the section 27 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872. According to section 27 when any fact is deposed to as discovered in consequence of information received from a person accused of any offence, in the custody of a police officer, so much of such information, whether it amounts to a confession or not, as relates distinctly to the fact thereby discovered, may be proved.

UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

85. Under Section 27 of Evidence Act :
(a) the whole statement is admissible
(b) only that portion which distinctly relates to the discovert" is admissible
(c) both are admissible depending on the facts & circumstances of the case
(d) only (a) & not (b)

Answer and Notes Answer is B

Explanation : According to section 27 of Indian Evidence Act when any fact is deposed to as discovered in consequence of information received from a person accused of any offence, in the custody of a police officer, so much of such information, whether it amounts to a confession or not, as relates distinctly to the fact thereby discovered, may be proved.

UPHJS2009
Pre. Exam

84. Confessions made while in custody of police are-
(A) irrelevant
(B) admissible
(C) inadmissible
(D) relevant

Answer and Notes Answer is C

section 26

UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

81. An accused in police custody, informs to the Station House Officer that the key by which he opened the safe and committed theft is kept by him in the patio of his house.
To what extent this information can be proved?
(a) for committing an offence of theft
(b) for opening lock of safe
(c) for committing theft by opening safe and destroying evidence
(d) for keeping the key in patio of house

Answer and Notes Answer is D



Explanation: This problem is based on section 27 of Indian Evidence Act. It provides that when any fact is deposed to as discovered in consequence of information received from a person accused of any offence, in the custody of the police officer, so much of such information whether it amounts to confession or not, as relates distinctly to the facts thereby discovered, may be proved.