The Indian Evidence Act `1872

To consolidate, define and amend the law of Evidence.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. CHAPTER I.--PRELIMINARY

  2. CHAPTER II.--OF THE RELEVANCY OF FACTS

  3. ADMISSIONS

  4. STATEMENTS BY PERSONS WHO CANNOT BE CALLED AS WITNESSES

  5. STATEMENTS MADE UNDER SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES

  6. HOW MUCH OF A STATEMENT IS TO BE PROVED

  7. JUDGMENTS OF COURTS OF JUSTICE WHEN RELEVANT

  8. OPINIONS OF THIRD PERSONS WHEN RELEVANT

  9. CHARACTER WHEN RELEVANT

  10. CHAPTER III.--FACTS WHICH NEED NOT BE PROVED

  11. CHAPTER IV.--OF ORAL EVIDENCE

  12. CHAPTER V.--OF DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE

  13. PUBLIC DOCUMENTS

  14. PRESUMPTIONS AS TO DOCUMENTS

  15. CHAPTER VI. –– OF THE EXCLUSION OF ORAL BY DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE

  16. CHAPTER VII.--OF THE BURDEN OF PROOF

  17. CHAPTER VIII.--ESTOPPEL

  18. CHAPTER IX.--OF WITNESSES

  19. CHAPTER X.--OF THE EXAMINATION OF WITNESSES

  20. CHAPTER XI.--OF IMPROPER ADMISSION AND REJECTION OF EVIDENCE