GAUTAM S/O JAIRAM GAVAI Vs. SAU. RAGINI ALLEGED W/O GAUTAM
HIGH COURT OF BOMBAY
Gautam S/O Jairam Gavai
Sau. Ragini Alleged W/O Gautam
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KUM.INDIRA JAIN, J. -
(1.) By these applications under Section 482 of the Code of Criminal Procedure,
applicant has assailed the judgment and order of the Family Court, Akola in Petition No.E-82/2010
passed on 21.10.2011, order dated 31.12.2014 passed by the Judicial Magistrate, First Class, Akola in
Miscellaneous Criminal Case No.949/2010 and order dated 18.3.2015 passed by the Adhoc
Additional Sessions Judge, Akola in Criminal Appeal No.11/2015.
(2.) Heard the learned counsel for the parties. Since common questions of facts and law arise in these two applications, they are disposed of by common judgment.
(3.) The facts giving rise to the applications may be stated, in brief, as under : Respondent no.1 claiming herself to be the wife of applicant, filed an application under Section 125
of the Code of Criminal Procedure before the Family Court, Akola. She pleaded that she was married
to applicant Gautam Gawai on 11.5.1997. They have two sons Vaibhav and Nipun born out of the
said wedlock. According to respondent Ragini, till Diwali 2009, they led happy married life. After
Diwali-2009, quarrel between respondent and applicant started and applicant used to treat her as
maid servant. He started harassing her and ultimately left the house, not to return forever. She
made efforts to find out his whereabouts. She was not successful and so she informed about the
same to the Superintendent of Police. According to respondent, both the children were studying in
English Medium School. She was unable to maintain herself. She, therefore, claimed maintenance
for herself and the children.;
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