• 3 days pre arrest notice

how does police count 3 days in case of 3 days pre arrest notice for offence under 498A/406 IPC. that is they count excactly 72 hours from time of service of pre arrest notice or they just count 3 days,eg if some body is given 3 days arrest on 25march at 6.00pm .3 days will be taken as 25-26,26-27,27-28 6pm or they will count as 25,26,27,kindly advise
Asked 3 years ago in Criminal Law from new delhi, Delhi
generally it will be 25 26 ,27
Avdhesh Chaudhary
Advocate, Greater Noida
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3.9 on 5.0

it will be 3 days after service of summon.
Rajeev Bari
Advocate, New Delhi
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3.5 on 5.0

3 Days from the date of service of summons
Soumya   Kundu
Advocate, Kolkata
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4.8 on 5.0

The clock starts ticking when the notice is served.
Ashish Davessar
Advocate, Jaipur
21674 Answers
590 Consultations

5.0 on 5.0

Dear Querist
if the notice bail is grant for three days then days will be count not hour, as if the notice received on 25 th march then 25-26-27 and 28th will be the day when they can take arrest.
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Nadeem Qureshi
Advocate, New Delhi
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197 Consultations

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