IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BENGALURU
DATED THIS THE 10TH DAY OF AUGUST, 2017
THE HON’BLE MRS. JUSTICE RATHNAKALA
CRIMINAL PETITION NO.2126/2017
W/o Ajith Kumar,
Aged about 57 years,
R/at Megala Uppara Beedi,
C/o Palli Ranga Nayaka Vatara,
(By Sri. Murari Mouni K.M. Advocate)
State of Karnataka,
By Chamarajanagara Town
Police Station, Sub Division,
Chamarajanagara District -573313,
Rep. by State Public Prosecutor,
High Court Building,
Bengaluru -560 001. …Respondent
(By. Sri. S. Vishwamurthy, HCGP)
This Criminal Petition is filed under Section 439 of
Cr.P.C. praying to enlarge the petitioner on bail in S.C.
No. 38/2016 pending on the file of the Principal District
and Sessions Judge, Chamarajanagar and crime
No.11/2016 of Chamarajanagar Town Police Station,
Chamarajanagar which is registered for the offence
p/u/s 498a, 302, 304B, r/w 34 of IPC and Sec. 4 of
Dowry Prohibition Act.
This Criminal Petition is coming on for orders this
day, the Court made the following:
The petitioner (Accused No. 2) along with her son,
accused No.1, is charge sheeted by the respondent
police in respect of the offences punishable under 498a,
302, 304B, read with 34 of IPC and Section 4 of Dowry
2. As per the submission at the bar, the trial is
in progress and already six witnesses are examined.
Without going into the merits of the case it suffices for
the present to consider, that the petitioner is said to be
suffering from hyper tension, immature cataract of both
eyes and she is advised for MRI scan (Brain), Thyroid
Profile and Random Blood Sugar.
3. Considering the letter of the Chief
Superintendent of Prisons, Central Prison of Mysore and
also the medical reports of the petitioner/accused No.2,
on humanitarian grounds, the application is considered.
Petition is allowed. Petitioner is enlarged on bail
on executing a self bond for Rs.1,00,000/- with one
local surety for the likesum to the satisfaction of the
concerned court. Further, she shall attend the court
regularly on all the hearing dates and shall not tamper
the prosecution evidence.