Criminal trial - Ocular  testimony and Medical evidence - With regard to the conflict between the ocular  testimony and the medical evidence, in our considered opinion, the High Court has ignored the fact that lathis were also used while assaulting along with sharp edge weapons - It  is  by  now well settled that the medical evidence cannot override the evidence of ocular testimony of the witnesses - If there  is  a  conflict between the ocular testimony and the medical evidence, naturally the ocular testimony prevails - In other words,  where  the eye witnesses account is found to be  trustworthy  and credible, medical opinion pointing to alternative possibilities is not accepted as conclusive . (2018)2 SCeJournal 1390

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