Abetment involves mental process of 'instigating a person' in doing something, declares Supreme Court
"Abetment involves the mental process of instigating a person or intentionally aiding a person in doing a thing," said bench comprising Justices R Subhash Reddy and Hrishikesh Roy.
The prosecution in the Jiah Khan suicide case on Thursday sought to invoke murder charge against Sooraj Pancholi.
Bombay HC granted anticipatory bail to Rahul Raj Singh on Monday, who was accused of abetting the suicide of actress Pratyusha Banerjee.
The CBI opposed a petition by Sooraj Pancholi, accused of abetting the suicide of his girlfriend Jiah Khan, seeking his passport to be handed back to him