HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE FOR RAJASTHAN AT
S.B. Criminal Misc. Bail No. 8345 / 2017
Ayodhya Devi W/o Kishore Singh, Aged About 66 Years, By Caste
Rajpurohit Resident of Khichan Tehsil Phalodi, District Jodhpur.
The State of Rajasthan
For Petitioner(s) : Mr. Pradeep Choudhary.
For Respondent(s) : Mr. Deepak Choudhary, PP for the State.
HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE P.K. LOHRA
Accused-petitioner Ayodhya Devi has laid this pre-arrest bail
application under Section 438 Cr.P.C. to thwart her arrest pursuant
to investigation into C.R. Case No.243/2012, investigated at Police
Station Phalodi, District Jodhpur for offence punishable under
Sections 498A 304B IPC. Police after investigation has
submitted charge-sheet against Shyam Singh while keeping
investigation pending against the petitioner under Section 173(8)
It is argued by learned counsel that Shyam Singh has been
granted regular bail by this Court on 6 th of September, 2017 while
deciding S.B. Criminal Misc. Bail No.7210/2017, and therefore,
considering the status of the petitioner as woman and her
sexagenarian age it would not be appropriate to subject her to
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Learned Public Prosecutor has opposed the bail application in
Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the case,
without expressing any opinion on merits of the case, I deem it
just and proper to grant anticipatory bail to the accused petitioner.
Accordingly, this bail application under Section 438 Cr.P.C. is
allowed and it is directed that in the event of arrest of petitioner
Ayodhya Devi W/o Kishore Singh in connection with FIR
No.243/2012, Police Station Phalodi, District Jodhpur, she shall be
enlarged on bail provided she furnishes a personal bond in a sum
of Rs.50,000/- with two sound and solvent sureties of Rs.25,000/-
each to the satisfaction of the concerned I.O./S.H.O. on following
(i) She shall make himself available for interrogation by
Investigating Officer as and when required;
(ii) She shall not directly or indirectly make any
inducement, threat or promise to any person
acquainted with the facts of the case so as to dissuade
him from disclosing such facts to the Court or to any
(iii) She shall not leave India without previous permission
of the Court.