SECTION 120B IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment of criminal conspiracy


Description

  1. Whoever is a party to a criminal conspiracy to commit an offence punishable with death, imprisonment for life or rigorous imprisonment for a term of two years or upwards, shall, where no express provision is made in this Code for the punishment of such a conspiracy, be punished in the same manner as if he had abetted such offence.
  2. Whoever is a party to a criminal conspiracy other than a criminal conspiracy to commit an offence punishable as aforesaid shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term not exceeding six months, or with fine or with both.

Offence : Criminal conspiracy to commit an offence, Punishable with death, imprisonment for life or rigorous imprisonment for a term of 2 Years or upwards! Any other criminal conspiracy!


Punishment : Same As For Abetment of that Offence! 6 Months or Fine or Both!


Cognizance : Same As Offence! Non-Cognizable!


Bail : Same As Offence! Bailable!


Triable : Same As Offence! Magistrate First Class!






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