CRM 5573 of 2019
In Re: – An application for bail under Section 439 of the Code
of Criminal Procedure filed on 28.06.2019 in connection with
Kalichak P.S. Case No. 15 of 2019 dated 04.01.2019 under
Sections 498A/Section304/Section34 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: Anjan Kumar Gupta
Mr. Mrityunjoy Chatterjee
…For the petitioner.
Mr. N. Ahmed,
Ms. Z.N. Khan
…For the State.
The petitioner is seeking bail in connection with a case
relating to offences punishable under Sections 498A/Section304/Section34
of the Indian Penal Code.
It is submitted on behalf of the petitioner that the
petitioner is in custody for about 185 days and that the victim
housewife caught fire accidentally.
Learned counsel for the State opposes the prayer for
Having considered the materials on record and bearing
in mind the nature of allegations in the light of aforesaid
submission made on behalf of the petitioner and in view of the
period of detention already suffered by the petitioner and as
investigation is complete, we are inclined to grant bail to the
Let the petitioner be released on bail upon furnishing a
Bond of Rs. 10,000/- with two sureties of like amount each,
one of whom must be local, to the satisfaction of the Learned
Chief Judicial Magistrate, Malda subject to the condition that
during bail the petitioner shall appear before the learned trial
court regularly till disposal of the trial and the petitioner shall
not intimidate witnesses or tamper with evidence in any
In the event the petitioner fails to comply with the
conditions as enshrined hereinbefore, it is open to the trial
court to cancel the bail without any further reference to this
The application for bail is, thus, disposed of.
(Manojit Mandal, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)