Bail cancellation

Section 497(5) Criminal Procedure Code 1898,

CANCELLATION OF Bail —- Grounds — Abscondance of accused—bail could not be cancelled merely on ground of abscondence – Abscondence by itself could not be substitute of evidence. it was a circumstance which was always taken in criminal case as corroboration towards the guild and not as proof of the guilt.

2016 SCMR 676