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Jaidesh v. State Of U.P. - CRIMINAL MISC. BAIL APPLICATION No. 22894 of 2006  RD-AH 20909 (12 December 2006)
Criminal Misc. Bail Application No. 22894 of 2006
Jaidesh Vs. State of U.P.
Hon'ble Ravindra Singh,J.
This application has been filed by the applicant Jaidesh with a prayer that he may be released on bail in Case Crime No. 502 of 2006 under sections 302, 307, 504, 120-B and 34 I.P.C. P.S. Loni district Ghaziabad.
The prosecution story in brief is that the F.I.R. of this case has been lodged by Umesh Kumar on 20.5.2006 at bout 7.45 p.m. in respect of the incident which had occurred on 20.5.2006 at about 4.30 p.m., distance of the police station was only one and half k.m. The applicant and two other co-accused persons namely Aadesh and Lilu are named in the F.I.R. It is alleged that the first informant was having litigation with the applicant and co-accused Aadesh in respect of plot. On 20.5.2006 at about 4.30 p.m. the applicant and co-accused Aadesh, co-accused Lilu armed with country made pistol came out from the house of one Bashir, they hurled the abuses and discharged shots and caused injuries to the deceased Kanti Prasad Kashyap, who was sitting on a chair. The alleged occurrence was witnessed by Dharmendra, Rakesh, Smt. Krisna Devi, Prem Chand and the first informant, they made hue and cry, then shots was discharges by the miscreants towards them also but nobody received any injury. Thereafter, the accused persons escaped from the place of occurrence by Maruti Car. The co-accused Aadesh was having his licensed revolver. The deceased in a serious condition was taken to G.T.B. Hospital Delhi where he succumbed to his injuries at 6.15 p.m. Thereafter, the F.I.R. was lodged.
According to the post mortem examination report, the deceased had received six ante mortem injuries, in which injury no. 1,3 and 4 were fire arm wounds of entry, injury no. 2 was grazed abrasion by fire arm, injury no. 5 was two lacerated wounds, and injury no. 6 was radish abrasion.
Heard Sri Satish Trivedi, Senior Advocate, assisted by Sri Jai Narain and Sri D.S. Pandey, learned counsel for the applicant, learned A.G.A. for the State and Sri J.S. Kashyap, learned counsel for the complainant.
It is contended by the learned counsel for the applicant that the prosecution story is highly improbable and injuries were not caused to the deceased in the manner as alleged by the prosecution. There was no motive or intention for the applicant to commit the alleged offence. It is further contended that it is said that the injuries were caused from a distance of 8 paces as marked in the site plan but some of the fire arm injuries were having blackening and tattooing, which cannot be caused from a distance of 8 paces, it shows that no witness was present at the time of the alleged occurrence. The applicant is innocent, he has not committed the alleged offence but he has been falsely implicated due to ill will of the first informant. The applicant is not having any criminal antecedent; therefore, he may not be released on bail.
In reply to the above contention it is submitted by the learned A.G.A. and the learned counsel for the complainant that the role of causing injury by fire arm is assigned to the applicant and two other co-accused persons and the deceased has received fire arm injuries. The F.I.R. was promptly lodged. There was no delay in lodging the F.I.R. The applicant was having strong motive to commit the offence. The alleged occurrence has been witnessed by the independent witnesses. In case, the applicant is released on bail, he shall tamer with the evidence. Therefore, he may not be released on bail.
Considering the facts, circumstances of the case and submissions made by the learned counsel for the applicant and the learned A.G.A. and the learned counsel for the complainant, considering the gravity of the offence and without expressing any opinion on the merits of the case the applicant is not entitled for bail. Therefore, the prayer for bail is refused.
Accordingly this application is rejected.
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