SECTION 16 IPC - Indian Penal Code - "Government of India"

Last Updated: 01 Feb, 2024
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


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  1. Description of IPC Section 16

Description of IPC Section 16

According to section 16 of Indian penal code, Repealed ibid.

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- Whoever, being a public servant and being, as such public servant, charged with the preparation of any document, prepares that document in a manner which he knows or believes to be incorrect, intending thereby to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause, injury to any person, shall be punished ...

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