Pre. Exam

16. Whether a Court of Sessions has power to add any person for trial without
there being a committal order against such person?

(a) No

(b) Yes

(c) Depends upon fails of the case

(d) On having permission from High Court

Answer and Notes Answer is B

Explanation: According to section 319 of Code of Criminal Procedure where in a course of any inquiry or trial of an offence it appears from the evidence that any person not being the accused has committed the offence for which such person could be tried together with the accused, the Court may proceed against such person for the offence which he appears to have committed.