Jammu Tawi, December 20
Additional Sessions Judge Jammu Shahzad Azeem today rejected the bail application of 38 persons involved in group clash. According to the police case that applicants on 01.12.2016 ganged up and attacked on eath other with fire arms, sharp edged weapons (tokas) and rods, thereby applicants’ sustained injuries and were also for sometimes remained under treatment in the hospital. Perusal of CD file further reveals that two sets of FIRs being No. 250/2016 and 251/2016, stand lodged against the applicants. It is seen that statements of some of the witnesses also stand recorded and perusal whereof reveals that both the parties have sustained the injuries in group attack on each other. Therefore, prima facie it appears that applicants indulged in inflicting injuries on each other by wielding fire arms, sharp edged weapons and rods, which are yet to be recovered.
Additional Sessions Judge Jammu Shahzad Azeem after hearing APP Abdul Hafiz appearing for the state whereas battery of lawyer appearing for the accused observed that benevolence of Section 497-A Cr.P.C is only contemplated to save the peace loving citizens from being maligned and it cannot be pressed into service for protecting the people who allegedly found to have indulged brazenly in commission of offence, by use of fire arms, tokas and rods, in broad day light in horrifying manner keeping in view the stage of investigation and, particularly the recoveries, which are yet to be effected, the benefit of Section 497-A Cr.P.C cannot be extended to the applicants being fraught with danger of being hampering the fair investigation. With these observations court rejected bail applications of Haji Mohd. Ali S/O Hussain Baksh, Shah Mohd, Showkat Ali, Gulzar Mohd, Saddam Hussain S/O Gulzar Mohd, Shahbaz Malik S/O Showkat Ali, Mohammad Rashid S/O Imam Din, Mohammad Yousaf S/O Imam Din, Mohammad Ashraf, Mohammad Amin, Alyas All sons of Mohammad Yousaf, Mohammad Muneer S/O Bashir Ahmed, Mohammad Saleem S/O Hakam Din, Abdul Majeed S/O Imam Din, Khalid Hussain S/O Nazir Ahmed, Waseem Akram S/O Fazal Hussain, Irfan S/O Abdul Majeed, Yaseen Mohammad S/O Mohammad Sadeeq,. Mohammad Imran S/O Abdul Majeed, Gulzar Ahmed S/O Mohammad Saleem, Akram Raza S/O Fazal Hussain, Mohammad Mushtaq S/O Bashir Ahmed, Bashir Ahmed, Nazir Ahmed, Mohammad Sadeeq , Mohammad Amin S/O Mohammad Yousuf , Javed Ahmed S/O Mohammad Yousuf, Zaffer Hussain, Ramzan Mohd.Mushtaq Ahmed All sons of Late Israel Mohammad Residents of Firdousabad, Sunjwan Jammu, Mir Ali S/O Haji Mohd. Ali, Saleem Zaffer S/O Mir Ali both residents of village Chatta, Jammu, Khair Din son of Haji Mohd. Ali resident of Firdousabad Sunjwan, Jammu, Muneer Ahmed son of Gulzar Mohd. Resident of Firdousabad Sunjwan, Jammu, Liaqat Ali son of Haji Mohd. Ali, Anjum Malik S/O Saraj Din Malik, Shahid Malik son of Shah Mohd. Resident of Firdousabad Sunjwan, Jammu, Ashraf Ali son of Abdul Gani resident of village Chatta, Jammu. JNF
Jammu Tawi, December 20