Code of Criminal Procedure 1898
It is commonly known as Cr.P.C. and it is the most comprehensive statute on proceedings of criminal courts in Pakistan. Code of Criminal Procedure Contains all the procedures and provisions which are necessary to regulate the working of Criminal Law Courts in Country. It is not possible to define this comprehensive law in some lines and its every section requires proper explanation. In nutshell all Criminal Courts works under this act and it has central position in the Pakistan law system.
Code of Criminal Procedure is very comprehensive law with hundreds of section and lengthy schedules at the end of code. Its schedules are also very important because they provides the guidelines for the courts as well as for lawyers. For some people this law is out-dated and very old and must be replaced with some modern legislation according to needs of modern society. This criticism is on sold grounds because Britishers made that law in order to govern the colonial subject and today everything is changed hence the law also needs reform.
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