Statement recorded under S.164 CrPC cannot be used as substantive evidence of truth of facts, but it can merely be used for the purpose of contradiction or corroboration of the evidence of such person who has made such statement—The general purpose of recording a statement of the maker under S.164 CrPC is to fix him, particularly when it is feared that he or she may resile afterwards or the statement so made by tempered with.   

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