SECTION 168 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Public servant unlawfully engaging in trade


Description

Whoever, being a public servant, and being legally bound as such public servant not to engages in trade, engages in trade, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Public servant unlawfully engaging in trade


Punishment : Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 168


What offence is defined under IPC 168?

Public servant unlawfully engaging in trade.


What is the punishment for IPC 168 Case?

The punishment for IPC 168 is Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 168 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 168 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 168 offence?

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Is IPC 168 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 168 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 168 be tried?

IPC 168 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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