The author in this article discusses the purpose of framing of charge, the related legal provisions and the relevant case laws to the same. Further in this article, we will be touching upon the questions such as: What is the legal provision regarding charge and framing of charge? Where can charges be framed? What are the process and the conviction of the charge and how trial commences after framing of charges? Lastly and most importantly, why the framing of charges is most important.