CRM 7374 of 2019
In Re: – An application for bail under Section 439 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure filed on 09.08.2019 in connection with Jangipur
Women P.S. Case No. 32/2019 dated 14.04.2019 under Sections
498A/Section307/Section34 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: Nayan Karmakar
Mr. Tapodip Gupta,
Mr. P.S. Mondal,
Mr. PK. Kndu,
Mr. P. Ganguly
…for the Petitioner.
Mr. Bidyut Kr. Roy,
Ms. Rita Datta
…for the State.
It is submitted on behalf of the petitioner that he is in custody
for about 118 days and the investigation is complete. It is further
submitted that the victim housewife had attempted to commit
Learned lawyer for the State opposes the prayer for bail and
submits that that the petitioner tried to kill the victim housewife and
set her on fire.
Having considered the materials in the case diary and bearing
in mind the nature of allegations in the light of the submission that
the victim housewife had attempted to commit suicide and keeping in
mind the period of detention suffered by the petitioner and as the
investigation is complete, we are inclined to grant bail to the
Let the petitioner be released on bail upon furnishing a Bond
of Rs. 10,000/-, with two sureties of like amount each, one of whom
must be local, to the satisfaction of the Learned Additional Chief
Judicial Magistrate, Jangipur, Murshidabad subject to the condition
that during bail the petitioner shall appear before the learned trial
court regularly till disposal of the trial and the petitioner shall not
intimidate witnesses or tamper with evidence in any manner
In the event the petitioner fail to comply with the conditions as
enshrined hereinbefore, it is open to the trial court to cancel the bail
without any further reference to this Court.
The application for bail is, thus, disposed of.
(Manojit Mandal, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)