97 26.03.2019 C.R.M. 3383 of 2019
Aloke Court 28
In Re: An application for anticipatory bail under Section 438 of the
Code of Criminal Procedure filed on 19.03.2019 in connection with
Krishnagar Kotwali P.S. Case No.87 of 2019 dated 16.02.2019 under
Sections 498A/307/34 of the Indian Penal Code.
In the matter of: Sourav Poddar @ Gopal Poddar @ Gourav
Mr. Prabir Majumder
Mr. S. Mazumder
… for the petitioner
Mr. N.P. Agarwala
Mr. Debabrata Dasgupta
… for the State
It is submitted on behalf of the petitioner that there is delay in
lodging the first information report.
Learned counsel for the State opposes the prayer for anticipatory
Having considered the materials on record and bearing in mind the
nature of allegations in the light of the aforesaid submission made on behalf
of the petitioner that there is delay in lodging the first information report, we
are inclined to grant anticipatory bail to him.
Accordingly, we direct that in the event of arrest, the petitioner
shall be released on bail upon furnishing bond of Rs.10,000/-(Rupees Ten
Thousand only) with two sureties of like amount each, to the satisfaction of
the arresting officer and also be subject to the conditions as laid down under
Section 438(2) of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 and he shall appear
before the court below and pray for regular bail within a fortnight from date.
The application for anticipatory bail is, accordingly, allowed.
Urgent Photostat Certified copy of this order, if applied for, be
supplied expeditiously after complying with all necessary legal formalities.
(Manojit Mandal, J.) (Joymalya Bagchi, J.)