New Delhi: Delhi High Court has granted interim bail of three weeks to a man to take care of his pregnant live-in partner, also a co-accused in the cheating case.
Justice Poonam A Bamba recently granted relief to the applicant on a personal bond of Rs 30,000 with one surety of like amount, considering that except for her elderly grandparents, there was no one to take care of the woman who is “about to deliver at any time”.
The court observed that “presently, except for her grandparents, who are in their nineties, there is no one to take care of the co-accused/live-in partner of the applicant/accused, the applicant/accused is admitted to interim bail for a period of three weeks from the date of his release, subject to his furnishing of personal bond in the sum of Rs 30,000, with one surety of the like amount, to the satisfaction of the trial court.”
The FIR against the man and his pregnant partner was registered for the commission of several offences under the Indian Penal Code, including sections 419 (cheating for personation), 420 (cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property), 468 (forgery for cheating), etc, for possessing fake and forged IDs of intelligence agencies RAW and IB.
The court was informed that the charge sheet has already been filed and the case was now fixed for prosecution evidence. TNN