Dishonour of Cheque/ Cheque Bouncing: Section 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act


Prosecution based on second or successive dishonour of cheque shall be permissible.
Territorial Jurisdiction in Cheque Bouncing Case
The period of six months provided in Section 138 (a) of the Act excludes the first day of drawl and includes the last day of the sixth month.

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  1. Reblogged this on and commented:

    UPDATED: Mr. Ramanbhai Mathurbhai Patel vs. State of Maharashtra & Anr., Cr. Writ Petition No. 2362/2014 (Bombay High Court, August 25, 2014) which discusses the landmark Dashrath Singh judgment delivered by Supreme Court on August 1, 2014.

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