SB C.R.M. 5514 of 2017
In Re:- An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 15.06.2017.
In the matter of :
2. Rita bagdi,
3. Shyama Bagdi
Mr. Kunal Ganguly
…for the petitioners.
Mr. Saibal Bapuli,
Mr. Bivaswan Bhattacharya …for the State.
Apprehending arrest in course of investigation of Kankartala
P.S. F.I.R. No. 19/2014 dated 16.03.2014 under Sections
498A/306/34 of the Indian Penal Code, read with Sections 3/4 of
the Dowry Prohibition Act, the petitioners (sisters-in-law and
mother-in-law of the victim) have applied for anticipatory bail.
It is submitted by Mr. Ganguly, learned advocate appearing
for the petitioners that upon completion of investigation, police
report under Section 173(2) of the Code of Criminal Procedure
(charge-sheet) has already been submitted before the relevant
We have heard learned advocates for the parties and perused
the materials in the case diary. In view of the fact that charge-
sheet has been submitted and on consideration of the extent of the
petitioners’ complicity, as revealed from the case diary, we are of
the considered opinion that personal liberty of the petitioners may
not be curtailed at this stage and that they are entitled to
direction, as prayed for.
Accordingly, C.R.M. 5514 of 2017 stands allowed with the
direction that in the event of arrest, the petitioners shall be
released on bail upon furnishing bond of Rs.5,000/- (Rupees Five
Thousand), with two sureties of like amount each, one of whom
must be local, to the satisfaction of the Court below.
(Dipankar Datta, J.)
(Debi Prosad Dey, J.)