Ashrit @ Monty & Ors vs State Of Nct Of Delhi & Anr on 15 March, 2016

CRL.M.C. No.1058/2016

1. By way of this petition filed under Section 482 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure, 1973, petitioners seek quashing of FIR
No.106/2013 registered at Police Station Gokal Puri, Delhi, for the
offences punishable under Sections 498A/406/34 IPC and under
Section 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act and the consequential
proceedings emanating therefrom against them.

2. Learned counsel appearing on behalf of the petitioners submits
that the aforesaid case was registered on the complaint of respondent
No.2, namely, Ms.Ruchika, consequent upon certain matrimonial and
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domestic disputes having arisen between the parties. The case is at the
initial stage of trial as charge sheet has been filed, however charges are
yet to be framed by learned Trial Court. Meanwhile, the respondent
No.2 and the petitioner No.1 have amicably settled their disputes
before Delhi Mediation Centre, Karkardooma Courts, Delhi vide
settlement/agreement dated 02.03.2015, for a total sum of
Rs.1,00,000/-. As per the said settlement, Rs.50,000/- was paid at the
time of withdrawal of case under Section 12 of the DV Act and
Rs.25,000/- was paid at the time of statements for divorce by mutual
consent and the balance amount of Rs.25,000/- is paid today in the
Court, which facts have not been disputed by the respondent No.2.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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