C.R.M. No. 1085 of 2019
In Re.: An application under Section 438 of the Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 22.01.2019
in connection with Kotwali Police Station Case No. 660 of 2018 dated 18.12.2018 under
Sections 498A/306/34 of the Indian Penal Code added Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code.
In Re: Manik Mondal ……… petitioner
Mr. Amit Singh
…for the petitioner
Mr. S. G. Mukherjee, learned P.P.,
Mr. Aniket Mitra
…. for the State
It is submitted by the learned Counsel appearing for the
petitioner that victim housewife committed suicide 17 years after
marriage and there was an illicit relationship between the victim and
one K. Mondal.
Learned Counsel appearing for the State opposes the prayer for
Having considered the materials in the case diary and bearing in
mind the nature of allegations in the light of the aforesaid submissions
made on behalf of the petitioner with regard to illicit relationship
between the victim and one K. Mondal, we are of the opinion that the
petitioner may be granted anticipatory bail.
Accordingly, we direct that in the event of arrest the petitioner
shall be released on bail upon furnishing a bond of Rs.10,000/-, with
two sureties of like amount each, to the satisfaction of the arresting
officer and also subject to the conditions as laid down under Section
438(2) of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 and on further
condition that he shall meet the investigating officer once in a week
until further orders.
This application for anticipatory bail is, thus, allowed.
(Abhijit Gangopadhyay, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)