SECTION 189 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Threat of injury to public servant


Description

Whoever holds out any threat of injury to any public servant, or to any person in whom he believes that public servant to be interested, for the purpose of inducing that public servant to do any act, or to forbear or delay to do any act, connected with the exercise of the public functions of such public servant, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Threatening a public servant with injury to him or one in whom he is interested, to induce him to do or forbear to do any official act


Punishment : 2 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable; Cognizable in A.P.


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 189


What offence is defined under IPC 189?

IPC 189 Offence: Threatening a public servant with injury to him or one in whom he is interested, to induce him to do or forbear to do any official act.


What is the punishment for IPC 189 Case?

The punishment for IPC 189 is 2 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 189 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 189 is a Non-Cognizable; Cognizable in A.P..


How to file/defend your case for IPC 189 offence?

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Is IPC 189 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 189 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 189 be tried?

IPC 189 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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