SECTION 171E IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for bribery



Description of IPC Section 171E

Whoever commits the offence of bribery shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both;

Provided that bribery by treating shall be punished with fine only.

Offence : Bribery


Punishment : 1 Year or Fine or Both, or if treating only, fine only


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 171E


What offence is defined under IPC 171E?

IPC 171E Offence: Bribery.


What is the punishment for IPC 171E Case?

The punishment for IPC 171E is 1 Year or Fine or Both, or if treating only, fine only.


Is IPC 171E cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 171E is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 171E offence?

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Is IPC 171E bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 171E is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 171E be tried?

IPC 171E is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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