SC and HC Judgments Online at MyNation

Judgments of Supreme Court of India and High Courts

Manikantan S vs Thalaghattapura Police Station on 18 December, 2018

CRL.P.NO.6924/2018
1

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BENGALURU

DATED THIS THE 18TH DAY OF DECEMBER 2018

BEFORE

THE HON’BLE MRS. JUSTICE K.S.MUDAGAL

CRIMINAL PETITION NO.6924 OF 2018

BETWEEN:

MANIKANTAN S.
S/O SAMBASHIVA
AGED ABOUT 39 YEARS
R/AT HOSAHALLI VILLAGE
GANIGARAPALYA
UTTARAHALLI HOBLI
BENGALURU SOUTH – 560 061

AND ALSO
R/AT PULIVARAHALLI
ALANGAYEE POST
VANIYAMBADI TALUK
VELLORE DISTRICT
TAMIL NADU – 635 751 …PETITIONER

(BY SRI MOHAN KUMAR D., ADV.)

AND

THALAGHATTAPURA POLICE STATION
BENGALURU
REP. BY GOVT. PLEADER
HIGH COURT BUILDING
BANGALORE – 560 001 …RESPONDENT

(BY SRI S.T.NAIK, HCGP)
CRL.P.NO.6924/2018
2

THIS CRIMINAL PETITION IS FILED UNDER SECTION
439 OF CR.P.C PRAYING TO ENLARGE THE PETITIONER
ON BAIL IN CR.NO.201/2018 OF THALAGHATTAPURA
POLICE STATION, BENGALURU CITY FOR THE OFFENCES
P/U/S. 498-A, 304-B OF IPC.

THIS CRIMINAL PETITION COMING ON FOR ORDERS
THIS DAY, THE COURT MADE THE FOLLOWING:

ORDER

Thalagattapura Police have charge sheeted the

petitioner in Crime No.201/2018 of their Police Station

for the offences punishable under Sections 498A, 304B,

of Indian Penal Code.

2. Marriage of the petitioner and deceased

Veena @ Vinutha was solemnized in the year 2013. The

couple have daughter aged 4 years and son aged 9

months. Veena @ Vinutha has committed suicide in the

house of the petitioner during the intervening night of

15-16/07/2018 by handing herself.

3. It is alleged that petitioner subjected the

deceased to physical and mental cruelty in connection

with his demand of Rs.10,00,000/-.

CRL.P.NO.6924/2018
3

4. The post mortem report states that there

were no external injuries on the dead body. The death

is suicidal one. The charge sheet is already filed and all

the incriminating materials including alleged suicide

note are seized.

5. Majority of the witnesses to speak to the

cruelty are the relatives of the victim. Therefore, the

chance of the petitioner tampering them are remote.

6. Petitioner is in judicial custody since

17.07.2018. Under these circumstances, it is a fit case

to grant bail with suitable conditions. Therefore,

petition is allowed.

Petitioner is granted bail in Crime No.201/2018 of

Thalagattapura Police Station, subject to the following

conditions:

1) The petitioner shall execute personal
bond in a sum of Rs.50,000/- and
furnish one surety in the like-sum to the
satisfaction of the concerned Court for
his appearance;

CRL.P.NO.6924/2018
4

2) He shall appear before the Court as and
when required for the purpose of trial;

3) He shall not tamper the prosecution
witnesses in any manner.

Sd/-

JUDGE

HR

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2020 SC and HC Judgments Online at MyNation
×

Free Legal Help, Just WhatsApp Away

MyNation HELP line

We are Not Lawyers, but No Lawyer will give you Advice like We do

Please read Group Rules – CLICK HERE, If You agree then Please Register CLICK HERE and after registration  JOIN WELCOME GROUP HERE

We handle Women Centric biased laws like False Sectioin 498A IPC, Domestic Violence(DV ACT), Divorce, Maintenance, Alimony, Child Custody, HMA 24, 125 CrPc, 307, 312, 313, 323, 354, 376, 377, 406, 420, 497, 506, 509; TEP, RTI and many more…

MyNation FoundationMyNation FoundationMyNation Foundation