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Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court

Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court

The following things have to be kept in mind before applying for an anticipatory bail: The bail application should be signed by the accused. Power of Attorney or Vakalatnama is filed along with proper court fees on anticipatory bail application as well as on a power of attorney be affixed. It should be specifically stated […]


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