SECTION 182 IPC - Indian Penal Code - False information, with intent to cause public servant to use his lawful power to the injury of another person


Description

Whoever gives to any public servant any information which he knows or believes to be false, intending thereby to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause such public servant:

  1. to do or omit anything which such public servant ought not to do or omit if the true state of facts respecting which such information is given were known by him, or
  2. to use the lawful power of such public servant to the injury or annoyance of any person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.

Offence : Giving false information to a public servant in order to cause him to use his lawful power to the injury or annoyance of any person


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 182


What offence is defined under IPC 182?

Giving false information to a public servant in order to cause him to use his lawful power to the injury or annoyance of any person.


What is the punishment for IPC 182 Case?

The punishment for IPC 182 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 182 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 182 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 182 offence?

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Is IPC 182 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 182 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 182 be tried?

IPC 182 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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