KB CRR No.867 of 2019
CRAN 1143 of 2019
In the matter of : Prabir Chandra Chowdhury
Mr. Sudarshan Roy … For the Petitioner.
Mr. Sankha Subhra Ray … For the Opposite Party No.2.
This is an application for quashing of a proceeding in
which the chargesheet was submitted under Section 498A of the
Indian Penal Code.
The Learned Advocate appearing on behalf of the
petitioner submits as follows. The present proceeding was initiated
by the opposite party no.2/father-in-law of the petitioner. During
pendency of the impugned proceeding, a settlement and
compromise was arrived at between the private parties at the
instance of a common friends and relations. The private parties
pray that the impugned proceedings may be quashed on the
ground of such settlement and compromise.
The Learned advocate appearing on behalf of the opposite
party no.2 supports the contentions of the learned advocate
appearing for the petitioner on the score that the settlement and
compromise have been arrived at between the private parties. He
further submits that a joint compromise application has been filed
praying for quashing of the impugned proceeding on the ground of
settlement and compromise.
Let the petitioner serve a copy of this application upon the
State through Learned Public Prosecutor within a week and file an
affidavit of service to that effect on the next date of hearing.
Let this matter appear as a “Contested Application” two
The impugned proceeding shall remain stayed for a period
of four weeks from this date.
The parties shall be at liberty to pray for extension or
modification or vacating of the interim order upon notice to the
As per the submissions made by the learned advocate for
the private parties and in the interest of justice, the present
revision application may be listed along with CRR 864 of 2019.
Urgent photostat certified copy of this order, if applied for,
be supplied to the parties on compliance of necessary formalities.
( Jay Sengupta, J. )