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.