IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT BOMBAY
CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CRIMINAL APPLICATION NO.1612 OF 2018
CRIMINAL APPEAL NO.1139 OF 2018
Bhau Balu Shelar … Applicant
The State of Maharashtra … Respondent
Mr.V. S. Tadake i/b. Mr.Mohan Bapu Gawade for the applicant.
Mr.S.V. Gavand, APP for the respondent/State.
CORAM : A.M.BADAR J.
DATED : 19th SEPTEMBER 2018.
1. This is an application for suspension of sentence and for
releasing the applicant on bail during pendency of appeal filed by
2. The applicant / accused is convicted for the offences
punishable under Sections 498A and 306 of the Indian Penal Code
and he is sentenced to suffer rigorous imprisonment for three
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years apart from imposition of some fine and default sentence.
3. Heard the learned Counsel appearing for the
applicant/accused. He submits that he is restricting this
application only for suspension of sentence and for releasing the
applicant on bail. It is further argued that the applicant is already
released on bail by the learned Trial Court. He was on bail during
pendency of trial.
4. The learned Additional Public Prosecutor opposed the
5. Substantive sentence imposed on the applicant has already
been suspended by the learned Trial Court. The applicant was on
bail during pendency of trial. He has not mis-used his liberty.
Short sentence of imprisonment is awarded to him. Hence, the
:: ORDER ::
(i) Substantive sentence of imprisonment imposed on the
applicant is suspended and he is directed to be released
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on bail on his executing P.R. Bond in the sum of
Rs.15,000/- and on furnishing surety in the like amount
(ii) The application is disposed of accordingly.
6. Parties to act upon authenticated copy of this order.
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