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PONNAPPAN, EDASSERIL HOUSE v. STATE OF KERALA - Crl Rev Pet No. 1616 of 2007  RD-KL 7709 (12 April 2007)
IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAMCrl Rev Pet No. 1616 of 2007()
1. PONNAPPAN, EDASSERIL HOUSE,
1. STATE OF KERALA,
2. JOJI THOMAS, S/O.THOMAS,
For Petitioner :SRI.THOMAS K.C.KUNNATHOOR
For Respondent : No Appearance
The Hon'ble MR. Justice K.R.UDAYABHANU
O R D E R
K.R.UDAYABHANU, JCRL.R.P.No.1616 of 2007
Dated this the 12th day of April, 2007
O R D E RThe revision petitioner stands convicted for the offence under Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act and sentenced to undergo simple imprisonment for two months and to pay a compensation of Rs.50,000/- to the complainant vide Section 357(3) of the Code of Criminal Procedure and in default, to undergo simple imprisonment for three months.
2. Counsel for the revision petitioner has only sought for modification of the sentence and time to pay the amount of compensation. In the circumstances, the sentence is modified to imprisonment till the rising of the court. The rest of the sentence is confirmed. The revision petitioner is granted six months' time from today onwards to remit the amount of compensation. He shall appear before the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court-II, (Mobile), Kottayam, on 15.10.2007 to receive the sentence. Non bailable warrant, pending, if any shall be kept in abeyance till 15.10.2007. The criminal revision petition is disposed of as above. K.R.UDAYABHANU,
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