(Querist) 26 March 2010
This query is : Resolved
When the complainant is asked by an application to the court to produce books of accounts pending cross exam.and when such documents are produced,whether the other side has right to cross exam. the witness on books of accounts produced ?
"163. Giving, as evidence, of document called for and produced on notice - When a party calls for a document which he has given the other party notice to produce, and such document is produced and inspected by the party calling for its production, he is bound to give it as evidence if the party producing it requires him to do so."
What is in section 163 which prevents questions during cross-examination regarding such document?