Criminal Procedure Code, 1973
Section 439—Bail—Cyber-stalking of minor girls—FIR registered under Section 354D IPC, Section 12 of the POCSO Act and Section 66(E) of the Information Technology Act—Petitioner is stated to be 18-1/2 years old and is in judicial custody for last more than eleven months—Petitioner is a student of second year of B-tech/M-tech dual degree course and has outstanding academic record—Examinations of petitioner are commencing offline and if the petitioner misses these examinations, his carrier shall take a great hit—Submission that petitioner who is a young and bright boy may get influenced by anti-social elements, if remains in jail any longer—Petitioner is stated to be a permanent resident of Patna—Charge-sheet has already been filed—Petitioner admitted to be bail—Application allowed.
[Paras 6 & 7]
Decision : Application allowed