CRUELTY

2021-03-12

Cruelty by Husband or Relatives of Husband

498A. Husband or relative of husband of a woman subjecting her to cruelty.

Whoever, being the husband or the relative of the husband of a woman, subjects such woman to cruelty shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three years and shall also be liable to fine.

Explanation-
For the purpose of this section, “cruelty” means-KEEP READING

DEFAMATION

2021-03-12

Defamation

Section 499 – Defamation.
Section 500 – Punishment for defamation.
Section 501 – Printing or engraving matter known to be defamatory.
Section 502 – Sale of printed or engraved substance containing defamatory matter.

Whoever, by words either spoken or intended to be read, or by signs or by visible representations, makes or publishes any imputation concerning any person intending to harm, or knowing or having reason to believe that such imputation will harm, the reputation of such person, is said, except in the cases hereinafter expected, to defame that person.KEEP READING

CRIMINAL

2021-03-12

Criminal Intimidation, Insult And Annoyance

Section 503 – Criminal intimidation.
Section 504 – Intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace.
Section 505 – Statements conducing to public mischief.
Section 506 – Punishment for criminal intimidation.
Section 507 – Criminal intimidation by an anonymous communication.
Section 508 – Act caused by inducing person to believe that he will be rendered an object of the Divine displeasure.
Section 509 – Word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman.
Section 510 – Misconduct in public by a drunken person.KEEP READING

ATTEMPTS

2021-03-06

Attempts To Commit Offences

511. Punishment for attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or other imprisonment.

Whoever attempts to commit an offence punishable by this Code with imprisonment for life or imprisonment, or to cause such an offence to be committed, and in such attempt does any act towards the commission of the offence, shall, where no express provision is made by this Code for the punishment of such attempt…KEEP READING

IPC

2021-03-05

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IPC

2018-03-21

INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) BARE ACT PREAMBLE WHEREAS it is expedient to provide a general Penal Code for India; It is enacted as follows: CHAPTER I, IPC – INTRODUCTION 1. Title and extent of operation of the Code. This Act shall be called the Indian Penal Code, and shall extendKEEP READING

GENERAL

2018-03-21

CHAPTER II, Section 6-52A of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – GENERAL EXPLANATIONS 6. Definitions in the Code to be understood subject to exceptions. Throughout this Code every definition of an offence, every penal provision, and every illustration of every such definition or penal provision, shall be understood subject to theKEEP READING

PUNISHMENTS

2018-03-21

CHAPTER III, Section 53-75 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OF PUNISHMENTS 53. Punishment. The punishments to which offenders are liable under the provisions of this Code are- First – Death; Secondly – Imprisonment for life; Thirdly [Omitted by Act 17 of 1949] Fourthly – Imprisonment, which is of two descriptions, namely- (1)KEEP READING

GENERAL

2018-03-21

CHAPTER IV, Section 76-106 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – GENERAL EXCEPTIONS 76. Act done by a person bound, or by mistake of fact believing himself bound, by law. Nothing is an offence, which is done by a person who is, or who by reason of a mistake of factKEEP READING

ABETMENT

2018-03-21

CHAPTER V, Section 107-120 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – ABETMENT 107. Abetment of a thing. A person abets the doing of a thing, who- First – Instigates any person to do that thing; or Secondly – Engages with one or more other person or persons in any conspiracy for the doingKEEP READING

CRIMINAL

2018-03-21

CHAPTER VA, Section 120A-120B of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY 120A. Definition of criminal conspiracy. When two or more persons agree to do, or cause to be done,- (1) an illegal act, or (2) an act which is not illegal by illegal means, such an agreement is designatedKEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER VI, Section 121-130 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE 121. Waging, or attempting to wage war, or abetting waging of war, against the Government of India. Whoever, wages war against the Government of India, or attempts to wage such war, or abets the waging ofKEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER IXA, Section 171A-171I of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OF OFFENCES RELATING TO ELECTIONS 171A. “Candidate”, “Electoral right” defined. For the purposes of this Chapter- (a) “candidate” means a person who has been nominated as a candidate at any election; (b) “electoral right” means the right of a personKEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER XV, Section 295-298 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OFFENCES RELATING TO RELIGION 295. Injuring or defiling place of worship with intent to insult the religion of any class. Whoever destroys, damages or defiles any place of worship, or any object held sacred by any class of persons withKEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER XVI, Section 299-311 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OFFENCES AFFECTING THE HUMAN BODY Of Offences affecting Life. 299. Culpable homicide. Whoever causes death by doing an act with the intention of causing death, or with the intention of causing such bodily injury as is likely to cause death,KEEP READING

HURT

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVI (299-311) of IPC – Offences Affecting Life Chapter XVI (312-318) of IPC – Of the Causing of Miscarriage, of Injuries to Unborn Children, of the Exposure of Infants, and of the Concealment of Births 319. Hurt. Whoever causes bodily pain, disease or infirmity to any person isKEEP READING

Sexual

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVI (299-311) of IPC – Offences Affecting Life Chapter XVI (312-318) of IPC – Of the Causing of Miscarriage, of Injuries to Unborn Children, of the Exposure of Infants, and of the Concealment of Births Chapter XVI (319-338) of IPC – Hurt Chapter XVI (339-358) of IPC –KEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER XVII, Section 378-382 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OFFENCES AGAINST PROPERTY Of Theft  378. Theft. Whoever, intending to take dishonestly any moveable property out of the possession of any person without that person’s consent, moves that property in order to such taking, is said to commit theft. ExplanationKEEP READING

Extortion

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Extortion – INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) 383. Extortion. Whoever intentionally puts any person in fear of any injury to that person, or to any other, and thereby dishonestly induces the person so put in fear to deliver to any personKEEP READING

Robbery

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Robbery and Dacoity – INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) 390. Robbery. In all robbery there is either theft or extortion. When theft is robbery- Theft is “robbery” if, in order to the committing ofKEEP READING

Criminal

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Criminal Misappropriation of Property – INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) 403. Dishonest misappropriation of property. Whoever dishonestly misappropriates or converts to his own use anyKEEP READING

Criminal

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Chapter XVII (403-404) of IPC – Criminal Misappropriation of Property Criminal Breach of Trust – INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) 405. Criminal breach of trust.KEEP READING

Receiving

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Chapter XVII (403-404) of IPC – Criminal Misappropriation of Property Chapter XVII (405-409) of IPC – Criminal Breach of Trust The Receiving of StolenKEEP READING

Cheating

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Chapter XVII (403-404) of IPC – Criminal Misappropriation of Property Chapter XVII (405-409) of IPC – Criminal Breach of Trust Chapter XVII (410-414) ofKEEP READING

Mischief

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Chapter XVII (403-404) of IPC – Criminal Misappropriation of Property Chapter XVII (405-409) of IPC – Criminal Breach of Trust Chapter XVII (410-414) ofKEEP READING

Criminal

2018-03-21

Previous, Chapter XVII (378-382) of IPC – Offences Against Property Chapter XVII (383-389) of IPC – Extortion Chapter XVII (390-402) of IPC – Robbery and Dacoity Chapter XVII (403-404) of IPC – Criminal Misappropriation of Property Chapter XVII (405-409) of IPC – Criminal Breach of Trust Chapter XVII (410-414) ofKEEP READING

OFFENCES

2018-03-21

CHAPTER XX, Section 493-498 of INDIAN PENAL CODE (IPC) – OFFENCES RELATING TO MARRIAGE 493. Cohabitation caused by a man deceitfully inducing a belief of lawful marriage. Every man who by deceit causes any woman who is not lawfully married to him to believe that she is lawfully married toKEEP READING