SECTION 193 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for false evidence



Description of IPC Section 193

According to section 193 of Indian penal code, Whoever intentionally gives false evidence in any of a judicial proceeding, or fabricates false evidence for the purpose of being used in any stage of a judicial proceeding, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine; and whoever intentionally gives or fabricates false evidence in any other case, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Giving or fabricating false evidence in a judicial proceeding


Punishment : 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class



Offence : Giving or fabricating false evidence in any other case


Punishment : 3 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 193


What offence is defined under IPC 193?

IPC 193 Offence: Giving or fabricating false evidence in a judicial proceeding.


What is the punishment for IPC 193 Case?

The punishment for IPC 193 is 7 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 193 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 193 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 193 offence?

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Is IPC 193 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 193 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 193 be tried?

IPC 193 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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