Central Government Act
Section 137 in The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
137. Examination- in- chief.- The examination of witness by the party who calls him shall be called his examination- in- chief. Cross- examination.- The examination of a witness by the adverse party shall be called his cross- examination. Re- examination.- The examination of a witness, subsequent to the cross- examination by the party who called him, shall be called his re- examination.