IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BENGALURU
DATED THIS THE 10th DAY OF APRIL 2017
THE HON’BLE MRS.JUSTICE RATHNAKALA
CRIMINAL PETITION NO.2435/2017
AGED ABOUT 24 YEARS
R/AT CHIKKADALAVATA VILLAGE
TUMKUR DISTRICT – 572 101.
(BY SRI H.V.HARISH, ADV.)
STATE OF KARNATAKA
BY KODIGENAHALLI POLICE STATION
TUMKUR DISTRICT – 572 101
NOW REP. BY ITS PUBLIC PROSECUTOR
HIGH COURT COMPLEX
BANGALORE – 01.
(BY SRI B.J.ESHWARAPPA, HCGP.)
THIS CRIMINAL PETITION IS FILED UNDER SECTION 439
OF CR.P.C., PRAYING TO ENLARGE THE PETITIONER ON BAIL IN
CR.NO.126/2016 (S.C.NO.5006/2017) OF KODIGENAHALLI P.S.,
TUMKURU DISTRICT FOR THE OFFENCES P/U/S 498A, 306 OF
THIS CRIMINAL PETITION COMING ON FOR ORDERS THIS
DAY, THE COURT MADE THE FOLLOWING:
Heard the learned counsel appearing for the
petitioner/accused and the learned High Court Government
Pleader appearing for the respondent.
2. The respondent-police charge sheeted the
petitioner in their Cr.No.126/2016 in respect of the offence
punishable under sections 498-A and 306 of IPC.
3. The case of the prosecution is, deceased Jyothi
married to the petitioner though he is a married person. He
abused the deceased physically, mentally and verbally and
insisted her to commit suicide. Unable to bear the torture,
she committed suicide by hanging on 29.12.2016 in the
construction site of petitioner’s father.
4. As per the prosecution case itself, the deceased
was not in touch with her parents since she had married a
person on her own who is already married. The
investigation since complete, there is no impediment to
allow the petition.
Accordingly, the petition is allowed. Petitioner is
enlarged on bail in Crime No.126/2016 of respondent-
police, subject to the following conditions:
(i) He shall execute a self bond for a sum of
Rs.1,00,000/- with one surety for the
likesum to the satisfaction of the
(ii) He shall attend the Court on all hearing
dates regularly and punctually.
(iii) He shall not terrorize the prosecution