HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT ALLAHABAD
?Court No. – 80
Case :- CRIMINAL MISC. BAIL APPLICATION No. – 36998 of 2019
Applicant :- Yashwant Singh Yadav
Opposite Party :- State Of U.P.
Counsel for Applicant :- Bipin Kumar
Counsel for Opposite Party :- G.A.
Hon’ble Ajit Singh,J.
Heard learned counsel for the applicant and learned A.G.A. for the State.
This is a bail application on behalf of the applicant in connection with Case Crime No. 348 of 2018, under Section 406 IPC, P.S. Mughalsarai, District Chandauli.
As per FIR version, the present accused was entrusted the vehicle, which was booked from Railway Station Taxi stand Mugalsarai to Vishakhapattanam.
The contention of the learned counsel for the applicant is that the applicant is quite innocent and has been falsely implicated in the present case due to ulterior motive. It is further contended that the alleged vehicle was detained in Madhya Pradesh in NDPS case and the accused was acquitted there. Offence is triable by the Magistrate. Lastly, he submitted that the applicant is languishing in jail since 1.8.2019 and in case, he is released on bail, he will not misuse the liberty of bail and will cooperate in the trial.
Learned AGA has opposed the bail plea.
Considering the overall facts and circumstances, the nature of allegations, the gravity of offence, the severity of the punishment, the evidence appearing against the accused but without expressing any opinion on merits, this Court finds it to be a fit case for bail.
Accordingly, the bail application stands allowed.
Let the applicant Yashwant Singh Yadav be released on bail in the aforesaid case crime number on his furnishing a personal bond and two reliable sureties each of the like amount to the satisfaction of the court concerned subject to the following conditions:-
i) The applicant shall not tamper with the prosecution evidence.
ii) The applicant shall not threaten or harass the prosecution witnesses.
iii) The applicant shall appear on the date fixed by the trial court.
iv) The applicant shall not commit an offence similar to the offence of which the applicant is accused, or suspected of the commission.
v) The applicant shall not directly or indirectly make any inducement, threat or promise to any person acquainted with the facts of the case so as to dissuade such person from disclosing facts to the Court or to any police officer or tamper with the evidence.
Order Date :- 20.9.2019