CRM 3288 of 2020
(Via Video Conference)
In Re: – An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of the
Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 20.04.2020 in connection with
New Jalpaiguri (NJP) P.S. Case No. 926 of 2019 dated 14.10.2019
under Sections 498A/302/34 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: Prantosh Das Anr.
Mrs. Srimoyee Mukherjee
…for the Petitioners.
Mr. Swapan Banerjee,
Mr. Sudip Ghosh,
Mr. Pradipta Ganguly
…for the State.
Petitioners undertake to affirm and stamp the
petition/application as per Rules within 48 hours of resumption of
normal functioning of the Court. Subject to such undertaking, the
application is taken up for hearing through video conference.
Petitioners are the in-laws of the victim housewife. Marriage
occurred in 2009.
Case diary be produced on the next date of hearing.
Let this matter appear for further hearing two months hence.
Keeping in mind the facts and circumstances of the case, we
direct that the petitioners namely, (1) Prantosh Das (2) Chabi Das
shall not be arrested in connection with this case for a period of
three months or until further orders, whichever is earlier on
condition that the petitioners shall cooperate with the investigation
in accordance with law and shall not intimidate witnesses or tamper
with evidence in any manner whatsoever and on further condition
that they shall reside in their respective residences and shall not
leave their residences without the permission of the officer-in-charge
of the police station within whose jurisdiction they shall presently
The parties shall act in terms of the copy of the order
downloaded from the official website of this court.
(Suvra Ghosh, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)