SECTION 124 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Assaulting President, Governor, etc., with intent to compel or restrain the exercise of any lawful power


Description

Whoever, with the intention of inducing or compelling the President of India, or Governor of any State, to exercise or refrain from exercising in any manner any of the lawful powers of such President or Governor, assaults or wrongfully restrains, or attempts wrongfully to restrain, or overawes, by means of criminal force or the show of criminal force, or attempts so to overawe, such President or Governor, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Assaulting President, Governor, etc., with intent to compel or restrain the exercise of any lawful power


Punishment : 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session






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