SECTION 148 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Rioting, armed with deadly weapon

Last Updated: 01 May, 2023
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


Description of IPC Section 148

According to section 148 of Indian penal code, Whoever is guilty of rioting, being armed with a deadly weapon or with anything which, used as a weapon of offence, is likely to cause death, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Rioting armed with deadly Weapon

Punishment : 3 Years or Fine or Both

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Bailable

Triable : Magistrate First Class

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What offence is defined under IPC 148?

IPC 148 Offence: Rioting armed with deadly Weapon.

What is the punishment for IPC 148 Case?

The punishment for IPC 148 is 3 Years or Fine or Both.

Is IPC 148 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 148 is a Cognizable.

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Is IPC 148 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 148 is a Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 148 be tried?

IPC 148 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.

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