Bail, grant of—Qatl-i-amd,attempt to commit qatl-i-amd, Ss. 302, 324, 148 & 149

2020 SCMR 451  [Supreme Court of Pakistan]

—-S. 497—Penal Code (XLV of 1860), Ss. 302, 324, 148 & 149—Qatl-i-amd,attempt to commit qatl-i-amd, rioting armed with deadly weapons, unlawful assembly—Bail, grant of— None of the deceased persons was alleged to have been hit by any shot fired by the accused—No injury to any of the victims had been attributed to the accused—Although accused remained an absconder for seven long years, however since no reasonable ground was urged to deny bail to him, and since he was no more required for investigation, it was appropriate to grant bail to him— Accused was granted bail in circumstances.

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