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The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898

( ACT NO. V Of 1898 )

Chapter VI

OF PROCESSES TO COMPEL APPEARANCE

A.—Summons

Service when person summoned cannot be found
 
 
70. Where the person summoned cannot by the exercise of due diligence be found, the summons may be served by leaving one of the duplicates for him with some adult male member of his family, and the person with whom the summons is so left shall, if so required by the serving officer, sign a receipt therefore on the back of the other duplicate.

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