CRM No. 3650 of 2017
In Re: – An application for bail under Section 439 of the Code of Criminal
Procedure filed on 27.4.2017 in connection with Khanakul P.S. Case
No. 614 of 2014 dated 08.09.2014 under Sections
498A/406/494/504/506(2)/34 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: – Asto Barik
Mr. Niladri Sekhar Ghosh
…for the petitioner.
Ms. Faria Hossain
…for the State.
The petitioners are seeking bail in connection with a case relating
to offence punishable under Sections 498A/406/494/504/506(2)/34 of
the Indian Penal Code.
Petitioner is in custody for 23 days and it is submitted on behalf of
the petitioner that further detention is not necessary in the facts of the
The learned advocate for the State opposes the prayer for bail and
submitted that petitioner had married for second time.
In view of the nature of allegations and the period of detention
suffered by the petitioner, I am of the opinion that further detention of
the petitioner is not necessary for the purpose of investigation.
Under such circumstances, I direct that the petitioner shall be
released on bail upon furnishing a bond of Rs. 10,000/- with two
sureties of Rs. 5,000/- each, one of whom must be local, to the
satisfaction of the Learned Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate,
Arambagh, Hooghly and on condition that he shall meet the
Investigation Officer once in a month until further orders or submission
of charge sheet whichever is earlier and on further condition that he
shall not intimidate the witnesses and tamper with evidence in any
The application for bail is, thus, allowed.
Certified copy of this order, if applied for, be given to the parties
on priority basis.
(Joymalya Bagchi, J.)