NDPS Act

Najmunisha vs State Of Gujarat 2024 INSC 290 – Ss 41,42,67 NDPS Act –

NDPS Act, 1986; Section 42– Absolute non­compliance of the statutory requirements under the Section 42(1) and (2) of the NDPS Act 1985 is verboten. However, any delay in the said compliance may be allowed considering the same is supported by well­reasoned explanations for such delay. (Para 31-32) NDPS Act, 1986; Section 41 – Empowered Gazetted …

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Mohammed Khalid vs State Of Telangan 2024 INSC 158 :: [2024] 3 S.C.R. 23 – Ss 52A, 43,49 NDPS Act

Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985; Section 52A – When no proceedings under Section 52A of the NDPS Act were undertaken by the Investigating Officer for preparing an inventory and obtaining samples in presence of the jurisdictional Magistrate. In this view of the matter, the FSL report is nothing but a waste paper and …

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Rajkumar Hariram Gameti vs State Of Gujarat CrA 1714 Of 2009 – NDPS – Confessional Statements

Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act,1985; Section 53, 67 – Indian Evidence Act, 1872; Section 25 – Any confessional statement made by an accused to an officer invested with the powers under Section 53 of the NDPS Act, is barred for the reason that such officers are ‘police officers’ within the meaning of Section 25 …

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State vs B Ramu 2024 INSC 114 :: [2024] 2 S.C.R. 357 – S 37 NDPS – Bail

Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 ; Section 37 – For entertaining a prayer for bail in a case involving recovery of commercial quantity of narcotic drug or psychotropic substance, the Court would have to mandatorily record the satisfaction in terms of the rider contained in Section 37 of the NDPS Act. – In …

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Multiple Accused In A NDPS Case & Question Of Commercial Quantity

Muthu Kumar & Ors. Versus Station House Officer 2008(2)KLT 890(DB). In this case, the allegations in the charge sheet was that out of the total quantity of 31.150 k.grams of ganja, the 1st accused was found carrying 15 kg and 50 grams folded in his waste, the 2nd accused was found in carrying 6 kg in …

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