Directorate General of GST Intelligence challenges the bail order wherein the anticipatory bail was granted
Section 132 of the CGST Act— Bail Application– The Petitioner challenged the bail order dated 26.08.2020 passed by the learned Additional Sessions Judge, wherein the anticipatory bail was granted to the respondents, on the ground the learned ASJ, Rohini had no jurisdiction to pass such order and the jurisdiction lies with the learned ACMM and/or learned ASJ, Patiala House Court. Further, no notice was issued to the petitioner/department while passing of the bail orders, though the benefit given in the order dated 26.08.2020 expired on 26.09.2020. The anticipatory bail granted to the respondents was further extended till 30.10.2020 and no notice was ever issued to the department. Since the bail extended till 30.10.2020 is expiring, the petitioner submitted that he intends to withdraw the same.
Held that:- The Hon’ble High Court disposed the petition.