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Rohit Kumar And Another v. State Of U.P. And Another - APPLICATION U/s 482 No. 1053 of 2005  RD-AH 8986 (4 May 2006)
Criminal Misc. Application No.1053 of 2005
Rohit Kumar and another vs. State of U.P. and another
Heard learned counsel for the applicants and learned A.G.A..
Applicant Rohit Kumar and one other have moved an application under Section 482 Cr.P.C. praying to quash the proceedings of Complaint Case no.2142 of 2004, Om Prakash vs. Rohit Kumar and another pending in the court of Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (A.C.J.M.), Ghaziabad.
Brief facts of this case are that one cheque bearing No.918876 of Rs. six lacs dated 16.4.2001, Oriental Bank of Commerce Nehru Nagar, Nasirpur, Ghaziabad was issued by petitioner/opposite party Rohit Kumar against his liability in favour of respondent no.2 Om Prakash, which was dishonoured due to insufficient funds in the account of the applicant/opposite party. Thereafter, legal notice was given by respondent/complainant no.2, even then the amount of alleged theft was not paid within time. Thereafter, criminal complaint was filed by Om Prakash, respondent no.2 against the applicant Rohit Kumar and M/s Rohit Steel Tubes. They were summoned for the trial for the offence under Section 138 of Negotiable Instrument Act by C.J.M., Ghaziabad vide order dated 26.3.2002.
Feeling aggrieved by it, the objection was filed on behalf of both the accused before concerned Magistrate, which was rejected by A.C.J.M., Court Room No.8, District Ghaziabad on the ground that it was not maintainable in view of law laid down by the Apex Court in Subramanyam Sethuram vs. State of Maharashtra and others, AIR 2004 (Crl.) (SC) 860 and Adalat Prasad vs. Roop Lal Jindal 113 Delhi Law Times. Thereafter, both the accused have filed the present application under Section 482 Cr.P.C.. At this stage, Compromise Application No.58880 of 2006 has been filed. Therefore, it is liable to be decided on the basis of compromise.
Thus, this application is decided in terms of compromise application, which shall be formed as part of the judgement and order.
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