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Accused can’t recall witnesses as they wish, says HC


Unless courts are going to get strict while dealing with petitions filed by the accused to recall witnesses for cross examination, no solution can be found for the disposal of the long-pending cases and the docket explosion is going to continue to haunt the courts forever, the Madras High Court warned on Friday.

Justice N. Anand Venkatesh said, “On one hand, this court is insisting upon trial courts to dispose of long-pending cases and therefore the trial courts are getting strict while dealing with recall petitions. If such orders are interfered with in a casual manner by this court, in ...


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