Enhancement of sentence–Prayer for–Whether in absence of State appeal, Appellate Court can suo moto enhance sentence–Question of–Appellant challenged correctness of conviction and sentence awarded by trial Court, whereas State did not move any appeal for enhancing sentence–Held: Appellate Court was not vested with any suo motu authority or jurisdiction for enhancing sentence during appeal filed by convict especially without giving prior notice and providing fair opportunity of hearing to him

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