SECTION 116 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Abetment of offence punishable with imprisonment--if offence be not committed


Description

Whoever abets an offence punishable with imprisonment 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 any description provided for that offence for a term which may extend to one-fourth part of the longest term provided for that offence;
or with such fine as is provided for that offence, or with both;

If abettor or person abetted be a public servant whose duty it is to prevent offence ? and if the abettor or the person abetted is a public servant, whose duty it is to prevent the commission of such offence, the abettor shall be punished with imprisonment of any description provided for that offence, for a term which may extend to one-half of the longest term provided for that offence, or with such fine as is provided for the offence, or with both.

Offence : Abetment of an offence, punishable with imprisonment, If the offence be not committed in consequence of the abetment! If the abettor or the person abetted be a public servant whose duty it is to prevent the offence!


Punishment : One-Fourth of Offence or Fine or Both! Half of Offence or Fine or Both!


Cognizance : Same As Offence! Same As Offence!


Bail : Same As Offence! Same As Offence!


Triable : Same As Offence! Same As Offence!





FAQ's on IPC Section 116


What offence is defined under IPC 116?

Abetment of an offence, punishable with imprisonment, If the offence be not committed in consequence of the abetment! If the abettor or the person abetted be a public servant whose duty it is to prevent the offence! .


What is the punishment for IPC 116 Case?

The punishment for IPC 116 is One-Fourth of Offence or Fine or Both! Half of Offence or Fine or Both! .


Is IPC 116 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 116 is a Same As Offence! Same As Offence! .


How to file/defend your case for IPC 116 offence?

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Is IPC 116 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 116 is a Same As Offence! Same As Offence! offence.


In what court can IPC 116 be tried?

IPC 116 is tried in the court of Same As Offence! Same As Offence! .



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