IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT PATNA
Criminal Miscellaneous No.20981 of 2015
Arising Out of PS. Case No.-58 Year-2013 Thana- MAHILA PS District- Jehanabad
Ramesh Kumar Singh S/o late Ugrah Narayan Singh R/o quarter no. F-63,
Patherdih Coal Washery, P.S. Patherdih, Dist. Dhanbad.
… … Petitioner/s
1. The State Of Bihar
2. Superintendent f Police Jehanabad
3. Station House Officer, Mahila Thana, Jehanabad
4. Smt. Sunita Singh @ Sony, D/o Rana Ajay Kumar R/o quarter no. 1181,
Sector 12D, Bokaro Steel City, District Bokaro
… … Opposite Party/s
For the Petitioner/s : Mr. Ram Yash Singh
For the Opposite Party/s : Mr. Ashok Kumar Singh(App)
CORAM: HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE SANJAY PRIYA
Date : 12-02-2018
The instant application under Section 482 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure has been filed for quashing the F.I.R. of
Jehanabad Mahila P.S. case no. 58 of 2013 dated 3.8.2013
lodged under Sections 498A, 313, 323 and 504 of the Indian
Penal Code mainly on the ground that the place of occurrence
does not lie within the jurisdiction of Jehanabad District.
The petitioner is the husband of the opposite party no.4
In the written report, the informant has alleged that after
marriage when she went to her matrimonial house, she was
tortured and assaulted by this petitioner who was the husband.
Patna High Court Cr.Misc. No.20981 of 2015 dt.12-02-2018
She became pregnant and during pregnancy she was tortured
and abortion took place. On account of such torture, she was
finally ousted from the matrimonial house of this petitioner
and she is, at present, living in her ‘Naihar’ in Jehanabad with
In the written report, it is alleged that the informant was
brought to her ‘Naihar’ in Jehanabad by her husband and he
left her there while she was again pregnant.
In such circumstances, this Court does not find any
illegality in filing the F.I.R. in Jehanabad.
This Cr. Misc. application is, accordingly, dismissed.
(Sanjay Priya, J)
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Uploading Date 22.02.2018
Transmission Date 22.02.2018