The criminal offence is regarded as a public wrong.
The Public Prosecutor is the one who represents the interests of the state.
The role of the Prosecutor begins once the police has conducted the investigation and filed the chargesheet in the court.
The public prosecutor has no role to play in the investigation conducted by police.
It is mandatory that the prosecutor must conduct the prosecution on the behalf of the state.
As an officer of the court, it is the duty of the prosecutor to act impartially and present the full and material facts, witnesses and evidence in front of court to enable the court to decide the case.