CRM No. 7146 of 2018
In Re:- An application for anticipatory bail under section
438 of the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 3.9.2018 in
connection with Dhantala Police Station Case No. 81/2017,
dated 13.3.2017 registered for investigation into offences
punishable under Sections 498A/325/307/34 of the Indian
Penal Code, 1960.
In Re:- Pratima Roy Anr.
Mr. Prabir Majumder
.. for the petitioners
Mr. A. S. Chakraborty
Mrs. Sutapa Banerjee
..for the State
The petitioners seek anticipatory bail in connection
with Dhantala Police Station Case No. 81/2017, dated
13.3.2017 registered for investigation into offences
punishable under Sections 498A/325/307/34 of the
Indian Penal Code, 1960.
The petitioners are the mother-in-law and sister-in-
law of the victim. The husband of the victim was taken
into custody but has been enlarged on bail by the Court
The State produces the case diary and refers to the
Statements of some of the neighbours. Considering the
material and the general nature of allegations, there does
not appear to be any need to take the petitioners into
Accordingly, in the event of arrest, the petitioners will
be granted bail upon furnishing security of Rs.10,000/-
(Rupees ten thousand only) each, 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 petitioners 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 petitioners subject to compliance with all
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay, J.) (Sanjib Banerjee, J. )