C.R.M. 7254 of 2018
In the matter of : An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 06.09.2018 in connection with
Nalhati P.S. Case No. 197 of 2018 dated 18.06.2018 under Sections
498A/323/307/34 of the Indian Penal Code read with Sections 3/4 of the
Dowry Prohibition Act.
In the matter of : Serkhan Sk.
… … petitioner
Mr. Mahaboob Ahmed
… … for the petitioner
Mr. Imran Ali,
Mr. Nirupam Dhali
… … for the State
The petitioner seeks anticipatory bail in connection with Nalhati P.S.
Case No. 197 of 2018 dated 18.06.2018 under Sections 498A/323/307/34
of the Indian Penal Code read with Sections 3/4 of the Dowry Prohibition
The State produces the case diary and says that the petitioner is
married to the de facto complainant.
Considering such fact, there may not be any need to take the
petitioner into custody.
In the event of arrest, the petitioner will be granted bail upon
furnishing security of Rs. 10,000/- (Rupees ten thousand only), with two
sureties of Rs. 5,000/- (Rupees five thousand only) each, one of whom
must be local, to the satisfaction of the arresting officer, subject to the
conditions as laid down in Section 438(2) of the Code of Criminal
Procedure, 1973. In addition, the petitioner is directed to meet the
investigating officer at such time and place as may be specified by the
concerned police officer.
The petition for anticipatory bail is allowed subject to the conditions
as indicated above.
A certified copy of this order be immediately made available to the
petitioner, subject to compliance with all requisite formalities.
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay, J) (Sanjib Banerjee, J.)