Free Judgments

Naman Gupta & Ors. vs The State Govt Of Nct Of Delhi & Anr. on 29 January, 2016

1. By way of this petition filed under Section 482 of the Code of
Criminal Procedure, 1973, petitioners seek quashing of FIR No.585/2014
registered at Police Station Shalimar Bagh, Delhi, for the offences
punishable under Sections 498A/328/509/307/34 IPC 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,

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namely, Ms.Khushbu, consequent upon certain matrimonial and domestic
disputes having arisen between the parties. The case is at the initial stage
of investigation as charge sheet has not yet been filed. Meanwhile, the
respondent No.2 and the petitioners have amicably settled their disputes
before the Delhi Mediation Centre, Rohini District Courts, Delhi, vide
settlement/agreement dated 22.07.2014 for a total sum of Rs.65,00,000/-
(Sixty Five Lakhs). First instalment of Rs.15,00,000/- (Fifteen Lakhs)
was paid to the respondent No.2 at the time of granting bail on
31.07.2014, a sum of Rs.15,00,000/- (Fifteen Lakhs) was paid at the time
of recording first motion petition for divorce by mutual consent, i.e., on
04.07.2015 and the balance amount of Rs.20,00,000/- (Twenty Lakhs) is
paid today in the Court by way of demand draft bearing No.911365 dated
13.01.2016, drawn on Kotak Mahindra Bank, Naya Bazar, New Delhi,
which facts have not been disputed by the respondent No.2.

Source: Indian Kanoon