C.R.M.11708 of 2018
In Re: – An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 19/12/2018 in
connection with Chapra P.S. Case No.267 of 2018 dated
17/09/2018 under Sections 498A/307/313/34 of the Indian
gd Penal Code.
In the matter of: Jahanara Sekh @ Sk Anr.
Mr. Ali Ahsan Alarmgir
…for the petitioners.
Mr. Narayan Prasad Agarwala
Ms. Subhashree Patel
…for the State.
The petitioners seek anticipatory bail in connection with Chapra P.S.
Case No.267 of 2018 dated 17/09/2018 under Sections 498A/307/313/34 of
the Indian Penal Code.
The petitioners are the mother-in-law and the sister-in-law of the
The State produces the case diary and refers to the injury report of
Considering the nature of the allegations against the petitioners and
also the minor injuries sustained by the victim and also the fact that the
specific involvement of the present petitioners is not found herein, there may
not be any necessity for the custodial interrogation of the petitioners at this
Accordingly, in the event of arrest, the petitioners are directed to be
released on bail upon furnishing a bond of Rs.10,000/- (Rupees Ten
Thousand only) each, with two sureties of Rs.5,000/- (Rupees Five Thousand
Only) each, one of whom must be local, to the satisfaction of the Arresting
Officer, subject to the conditions laid down in Section 438(2) of the Code of
Criminal Procedure, 1973.
In addition, the petitioners will attend the trial on every day that the
matter is fixed and any default on the part of the petitioners will entitle the
trial court to cancel the bail without reference to this court.
The petition for anticipatory bail is allowed on the conditions
A certified copy of this order be immediately made available to the
petitioners, subject to compliance with all requisite formalities.
(Sanjib Banerjee, J.)
(Suvra Ghosh, J.)