IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BENGALURU
DATED THIS THE 12TH DAY OF JUNE, 2017
THE HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE K.N.PHANEENDRA
CRIMINAL PETITION NO.8021/2016
Wife of late Thimmaiah
Aged about 60 years
Residing at No.34, 6th Cross,
Kempegowda Layout, Laggere,
(By Sri S.Rajashekar, Advocate)
1. The State of Karnataka
By Rajagopal Nagar Police Station
Represented by the State Public Prosecutor,
High Court of Karnataka
High Court Buildings
2. Smt. Pavithra H.S @ Nagalakshmi
Wife of Jagadeesh
Daughter of Somanna
Aged about 20 years
Residing at Makali, Huskooru,
Nelamangala Taluk-562 123.
Bangalore Rural District.
(By Sri Sandesh J.Chouta, SPP-II for R-1;
Sri M.Sharass Chandra, Advocate for R-2)
This Criminal Petition is filed under Section 482 of
Cr.P.C. praying to quash the entire proceedings in
S.C.No.504/2016 pending on the file of XLV Addl. Civil
and Sessions Judge, Bangalore for the offences
punishable under Sections 498A, 323, 504, 304, 307
r/w 34 of Indian Penal Code and Sections 3, 4, of Dowry
Prohibition Act, in so far as the petitioner is concerned.
This Criminal Petition coming on for admission
this day, the Court made the following:
Heard the learned counsel for the petitioner.
Perused the records. The FIR discloses that there
are allegations constituting the offence punishable
under Section 498A of IPC and other offences invoked
by the police for the purpose of charge sheet.
At this stage, there are no reasons to quash the
proceedings. Hence, the petition is dismissed with
liberty to approach the trial Court and file necessary
application for discharge.
If such an application is filed, the trial Court has
to pass appropriate orders in accordance with law after
hearing both sides.