C.R.M. 622 of 2018
Ct. No. 28 In the matter of : An application for bail under Section 438 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure filed on 17.01.2018 in connection with Taltala P.S.
Case No. 162 of 2017 dated 28.11.2017 under sections 498A/406/34 of the
Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: Ejaz Ahmed
… … petitioner.
Mr. Sabir Ahmed,
Mr. Rishav Kumar Thakur,
Mr. Saquib Siddiqui
… … for the petitioner.
Mr. Imran Ali
… … for the State.
It is submitted on behalf of the petitioner that he had lodged a
complaint with the police station relating to the desertion of his wife. It is
submitted that there is delay in lodging the first information report.
Learned counsel appearing for the State opposes the prayer for
Having considered the materials in the case diary and bearing in
mind the nature of allegations and the fact that there is delay in lodging
the first information report, we are of the opinion that custodial
interrogation of the petitioner may not be necessary and he may be
granted anticipatory bail.
Accordingly, we direct that in the event of arrest the petitioner shall be
released on bail upon furnishing a bond of Rs.10,000/‐ with two sureties of
like amount, to the satisfaction of the arresting officer and also subject to
the conditions as laid down under Section 438(2) of the Code of Criminal
Procedure, 1973 and on further condition that he shall meet the
investigating officer once in a week until further orders.
This application for anticipatory bail is, thus, disposed of.
(Rajarshi Bharadwaj, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)