SECTION 163 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.



Description of IPC Section 163

According to section 163 of Indian penal code, Repealed by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988

Offence : Taking a gratification for the exercise of personal influence with a public servant


Punishment : Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 163


What offence is defined under IPC 163?

IPC 163 Offence: Taking a gratification for the exercise of personal influence with a public servant.


What is the punishment for IPC 163 Case?

The punishment for IPC 163 is Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 163 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 163 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 163 offence?

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Is IPC 163 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 163 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 163 be tried?

IPC 163 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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