61. Proof of contents of documents –
The contents of documents may be proved either by primary or by secondary evidence.
Admission of contents
Admission of documents amounts to admission of contents but not its truth; Life Insurance Corporation of India v. Narmada Agarwalla, AIR 1993 Ori 103.
A man may lie but a document will never lie; Afzauddin Ansary v. State of West Bengal, (1997) 2 Crimes 53 (Cal).