* IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI
Date of decision:15.11.2019
+ CRL.M.C. 5000/2019
NARENDER ORS ….. Petitioner
Through: Mr. Prashant Singh, Advocate
STATE ANR ….. Respondent
Through: Mr. Izhar Ahmad, APP for the State
with Insp. Nitin Kumar and SI Madan
Mohan, P.S. Ranhola.
HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE SURESH KUMAR KAIT
J U D G M E N T (ORAL)
Vide the present petition, the petitioners seek quashing of FIR No.
347/2018 dated 29.04.2018 registered at Police Station Ranhola instituted
for the offences punishable under Sections 498A/Section406/Section34 of the IPC and
consequent proceedings arising therefrom.
Notice is accepted by learned APP for the State and with the consent
of the counsel for the parties, the present petition is taken up for final
The petitioner no.1 and respondent no.2 got married on 01.12.2016 as
per Hindu rites and rituals. Due to extreme incompatibilities between the
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petitioner No.1 and respondent no.2, they started living separately from
The petitioner No.1 and respondent no.2 with the intervention of their
well wishers and relatives entered into an amicable settlement vide
settlement deed dated March 2019 and settled all their disputes amicably.
The complainant is present in person with her counsel and has been
identified by SI Madan Mohan of Police Station Ranhola and submits that
matter has been settled and she does not wish to prosecute the matter any
Taking into account the aforesaid facts, this Court is inclined to quash
the concerned FIR as no useful purpose would be served in prosecuting the
petitioners any further.
For the reasons afore-recorded, the FIR No. 347/2018 dated
29.04.2018 registered at Police Station Ranhola and consequent proceedings
therefrom are quashed.
The petition is allowed accordingly.
(SURESH KUMAR KAIT)
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
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