Any person for himself or the person who depends on him writes or declare any facts is called affidavit. It is attached by those people who are authorized by the government like notary or oath commissioner. The declaration made in front of the oath commission is recorded by the officers and then that can be used in the appropriate place.

 

TYPES OF AFFIDAVIT

They are three types:-

The first, which is given in front of the Government or Non-government officers or under any Government or Non-government Office. These types of affidavits are used in Marriage, Birth certificate, Rashan Card etc.

The second is given in the court.

These are also two types.

  • The first one is those in which a person has to give in writing which they are confessed in front of the Court. It is given in the form of evidence and it is commonly found in cheque bounce Cases or civil cases. It is same as normal affidavit but in the upper portion, the Name of The Court is Mentioned.
  • Those Second where the person has given in writing what he has said in the front of the court. The evidence are also given in support.

 

The third one is given in High Court or Supreme Court in written form.

 

PURPOSE OF AN AFFIDAVIT

 The purpose of an affidavit is to verify the words which are spoken by the person in front of any officer Government or Non-Government on his behalf or the person who depends on him. The words spoken or written in the affidavits is assumed as True and further procedure will be followed by taking consideration of those facts.

According to The Oaths Act 1969, any statement given in the affidavit or written in the affidaavit will be assumed as true. It can be used in Courts and Semi Judicial commission, for example, MCD, DD etc. These are the purpose of an affidavit

 

IN WHICH LANGUAGE YOU CAN MAKE AFFIDAVIT

You can make in any language like English Hindi or in your regional language can be used, But in High Court and Supreme Court, only English Language is excepted. If you want to use your state language, then you have to take permission from the High Court or Supreme Court and if they permit you then you can use your state language.

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How to get an affidavit 

You have to follow only five points

1) You have to write HEADING– For Example if you are making Affidavit for education gap then you have to write { AFFIDAVIT FOR EDUCATIONAL GAP}

2) You have to write Name, Address, Date of Birth.

3) Now you have to write the main points or reason for making Affidavit. Why you want to make this affidavit.

4) Oath– You have to write that – the statement given in this affidavit is true  and you have to put your Signature

 

  • Now you have to attest the affidavit with oath commissioner.

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How to make Court Affidavit:-

 

Court affidavit is also similar like every affidavit but only name is changed. In the upper side, the name of the court Is mentioned, where you have to deposit the affidavit. Only those statements are written in Court Affiidavit which you have to speak in front of the court and supportive evidence like you are declaring your income and for that, you are giving you salary slip.

 

Now we will talk about where to attest.

 

The affidavit can be attested in two ways-

 

  • You can attest with oath commissioner

 

  • You can also attest with Notary

 

Those affidavits which are given in the court are only attested by the oath commissioner

 

And those which are given in any government or non-government offices will be attested by the Notary

 

Stamp paper and fees

The affidavit which you are giving in the court in those affidavits you don’t have to pay any fees or stamp duty, only you have to pay fee to the oath commissioner for attestation. And for all the other only you have to pay stamp duty.

PUNISHMENT IF YOU ARE MAKING ANY FALSE STATEMENT IN AFFIDAVIT

If any person has given any untrue statement then the court can or issue arrest warrant and prosecute under giving false statement in the Court. According to section 340 Crpc the court will order to prosecute him and if the court finds him guilty then the court can give maximum 7 years of imprisonment.

what is an affidavit used for many purposes like to collect evidence.

  • it used for making Birth Certificate.
  • it used for making Name
  • it used for Address.

HERE IS THE Affidavit Form SAMPLE WHICH YOU TAKE A LOOK AND UNDERSTAND HOW IT LOOKS.


Affidavit Form

 

 

AFFIDAVI SAMPLE IS HERE CLICK ON THE IMAGE IN SEE WHAR ARE THE POINTS ARE MENTIONED.

affidavit sample

 

 

affidavit sample

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