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SEBASTIAN JOHN CRASTA v. STATE OF KERALA REPRESENTED BY - Bail Appl No. 5550 of 2007  RD-KL 17415 (17 September 2007)
IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAMBail Appl No. 5550 of 2007()
1. SEBASTIAN JOHN CRASTA,
1. STATE OF KERALA REPRESENTED BY
For Petitioner :SRI.SOJAN MICHEAL
For Respondent : No Appearance
The Hon'ble MR. Justice R.BASANT
O R D E R
R.BASANT, J.B.A.No.5550 of 2007
Dated this the 17th day of September 2007
O R D E RApplication for regular bail. The petitioner faces allegations under the Kerala Abkari Act. The petitioner was allegedly found to be in possession of 32 litres of arrack in an autorickshaw on 13/8/2007. He was arrested and continues in custody from that date. He has no history of any criminal antecedents, submits the learned Public Prosecutor.
2. The learned counsel for the petitioner prays, the learned Public Prosecutor does not oppose the said prayer and I am satisfied that regular bail can be granted to the petitioner subject to appropriate conditions.
3. In the result, this petition is allowed. The petitioner can now
be enlarged on bail on the following terms and conditions:
i) He shall execute a bond for Rs.50,000/- (Rupees fifty thousand only) with two solvent sureties each for the like sum to the satisfaction of the learned Magistrate. ii) The petitioner shall make himself available for interrogation before the investigating officer between 10 a.m and 12 noon on all Mondays and Fridays for a period of two months and thereafter as and when directed by the investigating officer in writing to do so.
(R.BASANT, JUDGE)jsr B.A.No. /07 2 B.A.No. /07 3
ORDER21ST DAY OF MAY2007
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