Tejpal @ Leelu & Anr vs The State (Govt Of Nct Of Delhi) on 4 March, 2016

1. By this petition filed under Section 439 of Code of Criminal
Procedure, 1973 (hereinafter referred to as the Cr. P.C.) the petitioner
seeks bail in FIR No.2113/2014 under Section 302/34 of IPC, at
Police Station Mehrauli, New Delhi.

2. The present case was initially registered under Section 323/342
of IPC on the statement of the victim Kamla. According to her
statement, her husband who was employed in Akashvani was admitted
in Batra hospital due to heart and breathing problem. It was also stated
by the victim that they have a plot near their house, at which her devar
(brother-in-lw) Tejpal and his family including his wife and his sons

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Sainky and Manjeet had taken possession and on 04.11.2014 at about
12 noon, when the complainant went at the plot and asked these four
persons to vacate the plot, then all the four persons started quarreling
with her. According to her, when she came inside the house, all the
above mentioned four persons entered in her house following her and
Tejpal (petitioner herein) brought with him a plastic bottle of kerosene
oil and his wife Savita asked to murder the complainant. It is also
alleged that firstly, Manjeet attacked the complainant with blade on
her chest and caught hold of her, and Tejpal poured kerosene oil upon
her and Sainky lit a fire by match stick, on the instigation of Savita
and thereafter they fled away after setting her on fire. It is further
submitted that she came out on the road and extinguished the fire by
water and an ambulance came and admitted her in the hospital. It is
specifically alleged by the complainant that her devar Tejpal, his wife
Savita and their two sons Manjeet and Sanky together with the
intention to kill her poured kerosene oil on her and set her on fire.

Source: Indian Kanoon

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