SECTION 115 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Abetment of offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life if offence not committed



Description of IPC Section 115

Whoever abets the commission of an offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life, shall, if that offence be not committed in consequence of the abetment, and no express provision is made by this Code for the punishment of such abetment, be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine;

If act causing harm be done in consequence ? and if any act for which the abettor is liable in consequence of the abetment, and which causes hurt to any person, is done, the abettor shall be liable to imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to fourteen years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Abetment of an offence, punishable with death or imprisonment for life, If the offence be not committed in consequence of the abetment


Punishment : 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Same As Offence


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Same As Offence



Offence : If an act which causes harm to be done in consequence of the abetment


Punishment : 14 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Same As Offence


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Same As Offence





FAQ's on IPC Section 115


What offence is defined under IPC 115?

IPC 115 Offence: Abetment of an offence, punishable with death or imprisonment for life, If the offence be not committed in consequence of the abetment.


What is the punishment for IPC 115 Case?

The punishment for IPC 115 is 7 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 115 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 115 is a Same As Offence.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 115 offence?

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Is IPC 115 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 115 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 115 be tried?

IPC 115 is tried in the court of Same As Offence.


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