Item no. 227
C.R.M. No.8026 of 2018
In Re:- An application for anticipatory bail under section 438 of
the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 17.09.2018 in connection
with Jalpaiguri Police Station Case No. 74 of 2017 dated 5.2.2017
for alleged offence punishable under Sections 498A/494 of the
Indian Penal Code, 1860 and Sections 3/4 of the Dowry
Prohibition Act, 1961.
Sk. Rajgir Alam @ Rajgir Alam ors.
Md. Sabir Ahmed, Advocate
Mr. Hillol Saha Podder, Advocate
.. for the petitioners
Ms. Sukanya Bhattacharyya, Advocate
Ms. Sutapa Banerjee, Advocate
..for the State
The petitioners seek anticipatory bail in connection with
Jalpaiguri Police Station Case No. 74 of 2017 dated 5.2.2017 for
alleged offence punishable under Sections 498A/494 of the Indian
Penal Code, 1860 and Sections 3/4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act,
The first petitioner is the husband of the de facto complainant
and the others are the relatives of such husband.
The State produces the case diary and refers to the statement
of the de facto complainant.
Considering the material, there does not appear to be any need
to take any of the petitioners into custody at the moment.
Accordingly, in the event of arrest, the petitioners will be
granted bail upon furnishing a 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 requisite formalities.
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay, J.) (Sanjib Banerjee, J.)