AB Court 28 C.R.M. 3427 of 2018
In Re : An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure in connection with Haldia
Women P.S. Case No.07 of 2018 dated 28.01.2018 under
Sections 498A/323/34 of the Indian Penal Code read with
Section 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act
In the matter of : Kalyan Satpati
Mr. Amitava Karmakar …for the Petitioner.
Sk. Arif Hossain …for the State.
It is submitted on behalf of the petitioner that there is
considerable delay in lodging the instant case which arose out of
a matrimonial discord.
Learned lawyer appearing for the State opposes the
prayer for anticipatory bail.
Having considered the materials on record and bearing
in mind the nature of allegations in the light of the aforesaid
submission made on behalf of the petitioner, we are of the
opinion that custodial interrogation of the petitioner may not be
necessary and he may be granted anticipatory bail.
Accordingly, we direct that in the event of arrest the
petitioner shall be released on bail upon furnishing a bond of
Rs.10,000/-(Rupees Ten Thousand only) with two sureties of
like amount to the satisfaction of the arresting officer and also
subject to the conditions as laid down under Section 438(2) of
the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 and on further condition
that he shall meet the Investigating Officer of the case once in a
week until further orders.
The application for anticipatory bail is, accordingly,
Urgent Photostat Certified copy of this order, if applied
for, be supplied expeditiously after complying with all necessary
(Ravi Krishan Kapur, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)