Criminal Procedure Code, 1973,433–Pre mature ReleaseJust because a convict has preferred appeal before the appellate forum exercising his right of appeal his case for pre-mature release cannot be rejected on the flimsy ground that he has preferred an appeal which is pending for disposal.

Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, S,433–Pre mature Release–lf the case of convict falls squarely under the instructions issued by the Governor of Punjab for pre­ mature release, the Government has to consider the case of the convict despite the pendency of the appeal before the Court as to whether he is entitled for pre­ mature release.

Himmat Singh @ Brandi v. State of Punjab & Ors.

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