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IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB HARYANA
Crl. Misc. No.M- 41599 of 2018
Date of decision : 25.09.2018
State of Punjab
CORAM: HON’BLE MRS. JUSTICE ANITA CHAUDHRY
Present: Mr. Paras Talwar, Advocate
for the petitioner.
Ms. Jaspreet Kaur, AAG, Punjab.
ANITA CHAUDHRY, J.(ORAL)
The petitioner is seeking regular bail in FIR No. 146 dated
08.05.2018, registered under Sections 376-D, 354 of IPC, Police Station
Khanna, District Ludhiana.
Counsel for the petitioner contends that the allegations of rape
have been levelled against others and the petitioner was not named in the
FIR and in the supplementary statement the victim had named him and
challan had been presented and the case had been adjourned thrice but
witnesses have not appeared to make their statement.
The petitioner is not named in the FIR. A supplementary
statement was given and the victim had corrected the name. The allegations
against the petitioner are under Section 354 IPC. The trial will take long
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time to conclude. Without commenting upon the merits of the case, the
petition is allowed and the petitioner is directed to be released on regular
bail on execution of adequate personal and surety bonds to the satisfaction
of trial Court/Duty Magistrate.
25.09.2018 (ANITA CHAUDHRY)
Whether speaking/reasoned : Yes/No
Whether reportable : Yes/No
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