At, High Court of Delhi
By, THE HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE V.B. BANSAL
For the Appearing Parties : O.P. Soni, Kamlesh Dutta, M.S. Siddiqui, S.S. Dogra, Advocates.
V.B. BANSAL, J.
This appeal of Rajinder Parshad is directed against his conviction under Section 161 IPC and under S. 5(2) read with Section 5(1) (d) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947 (for short the Act) and the sentence of R.I. for two months under S. 161 IPC and R.I. for 2 years with a fine of Rs. 100 under Section 5(2) read with Section 5(1) (d) of the act vide judgment and order dated 23rd April, 1979 of Special Judge, Delhi. He has also been ordered to undergo imprisonment for one month in case of default of payment of fine with a further direction that the sentences shall run currently.
2. Before discussing the submissions made at the Bar it would be appropriate to have a brief resume of the facts.
3. Som Nath s/o Shri Diwan Chand Gulati r/o A-59, New Moti Nagar was earning on the business of sale of Chhole Batoore at Shop No. M-27, in Gali No. 8, An and Parba