CRM No. 5246 of 2018
In Re:- An application for anticipatory bail under section 438 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure filed on 24.07.2018 in connection with Arambagh Police
Station Case No.911 of 2017 dated 15.09.2017 under Sections 498A/307/406
of the Indian Penal Code and Sections 3 /4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act. ;
Mr. Tanmay Chowdhury, Advocate
Mr. Tapas Kumar Ghosh, Advocate
.. for the petitioner
Mr. Aditishankar Chakraborty, Advocate
Mr. Nirupam Dhali, Advocate
.. for the State
The petitioner seeks anticipatory bail in connection with Arambagh
Police Station Case No.911 of 2017 dated 15.09.2017 under Sections
498A/307/406 of the Indian Penal Code and Sections 3 /4 of the Dowry
The petitioner is the husband of the victim and has come up before this
Court since the petitioner’s prayer has been rejected by the Sessions Court
while the other relatives have been granted anticipatory bail.
The State produces the case diary.
There does not appear to be any serious injury suffered by the victim.
It is submitted that the victim is at present staying at her father’s place.
There may not be any need to detain the petitioner for custodial
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 of 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
A certified copy of this order be immediately made available to the
petitioners subject to compliance with all requisite formalities.
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay, J.) (Sanjib Banerjee, J. )