The Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC ) is the main legislation on procedure for administration of substantive criminal law in India. It was enacted in 1973 and came into force on 1 April 1974. It lays down the procedure that is to be mandatorily followed while pursuing a case or you can say it is the process of the litigation. CrPC also lays down the procedure to be followed by the police while doing their duty like filing of FIRs, investigation, filing of charge sheet, apprehension of suspected criminals, collection of evidence, determination of guilt or innocence of the accused person and the determination of punishment of the guilty. Additionally, it also deals with public nuisance, prevention of offences and maintenance of wife, child and parents.