208 IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA
Criminal Misc. M- No. 7799 of 2017 (OM)
Date of decision : August 02, 2017
Rama Devi and another …..Petitioners
State of Haryana and another ….Respondents
CORAM:- HON’BLE MRS. JUSTICE LISA GILL
Present: Mr. R.S. Pandher, Advocate
for the petitioners.
Mr. Sanjay K. Saini, AAG, Haryana.
LISA GILL, J.
Prayer in this petition is for grant of anticipatory bail to the
petitioners in FIR No. 22 dated 12.01.2017 registered under Sections 498A,
Learned counsel for the petitioners submits that the matter has
been amicably resolved between the parties. The terms and conditions of the
settlement were reduced into writing on 28.04.2017. This fact could not be
brought to the notice of the Court when the matter was listed on 28.04.2017
as the same was not communicated to learned counsel till then. Photocopies
of the said settlement alongwith the affidavits of respondent No. 2 and
petitioner No. 2 produced in Court today are taken on record subject to just
exceptions. The parties, it is submitted, have decided to part ways. A
petition under Section 13B of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 shall be filed
by respondent No. 2 and petitioner No. 2. It is, thus, prayed that this petition
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Learned counsel for the State, on instructions from ASI Mehar
Singh verifies that the matter has been amicably resolved. It is informed
that cancellation report has been prepared on 15.06.2017.
Keeping in view the facts and circumstances noted above but
without expressing any opinion on the merits of case, it is considered just
and expedient to allow this petition. Consequently, order dated 08.03.2017
is made absolute.
However, liberty is afforded to respondent No.2 to move an
appropriate application, in case, any of the facts mentioned above are not
A sum of `25,000/- deposited as litigation expenses in
compliance with order dated 08.03.2017 be released to respondent No. 2
against adequate proof of identity.
August 02, 2017 Judge
Whether speaking/reasoned : Yes/No
Whether reportable : Yes/No
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