C.R.M. 6157 of 2018
In Re:- An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 09.08.2018 in connection
with Nagrakata P. S. Case No.18 of 2018, dated 02.02.2018
registered for investigation into offences punishable under
Sections 498A/326A/506 of the Indian Penal Code read with
Section 3 / 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act.
In the matter of : Munmun Barua.
Mr. Rabi Sankar Chattopadhyay,
Mr. Santanu Maji.
…for the Petitioner.
Mr. Saswata Gopal Mukherjee,
Mr. Biswajit Manna.
…..for the State.
The petitioner seeks anticipatory bail in connection with with
Nagrakata P. S. Case No.18 of 2018, dated 02.02.2018 registered
for investigation into offences punishable under Sections
498A/326A/506 of the Indian Penal Code read with Section 3 / 4
of the Dowry Prohibition Act.
The State produces the case diary and refers to the
statements of the neighbours and others involved.
Considering the material on record, there appears to be gross
allegations against the husband. However, considering the extent
of the present petitioner’s involvement, there may not be any
impediment to granting her anticipatory bail.
Accordingly, in the event of arrest the petitioner, will be
granted bail upon furnishing security of Rs.10,000/-(Rupees ten
thousand only), with two sureties 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 as
laid down in Section 438(2) of the Code of Criminal Procedure,
1973. In addition, the petitioner will also report to the
Investigating Officer at such time and place as may be specified by
the concerned police officer.
The petition for anticipatory bail is allowed subject to the
conditions as indicated above.
A certified copy of this order be immediately made available
to the petitioner subject to compliance with all requisite
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay,J.) (Sanjib Banerjee, J.)