SECTION 194 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to procure conviction of capital offence



Description of IPC Section 194

Whoever gives or fabricates false evidence, intending thereby to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause, any person to be convicted of an offence which is capital by the laws for the time being in force in India shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine;

If innocent person be thereby convicted and executed ? and if an innocent person be convicted and executed in consequence of such false evidence, the person who gives such false evidence shall be punished either with death or the punishment hereinbefore described.

Offence : Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to cause any person to be convicted of a capital offence


Punishment : Imprisonment for Life or Rigorous Imprisonment for 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session



Offence : If innocent person be thereby convicted and executed


Punishment : Death or As Above


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 194


What offence is defined under IPC 194?

IPC 194 Offence: Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to cause any person to be convicted of a capital offence.


What is the punishment for IPC 194 Case?

The punishment for IPC 194 is Imprisonment for Life or Rigorous Imprisonment for 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 194 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 194 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 194 offence?

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Is IPC 194 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 194 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 194 be tried?

IPC 194 is tried in the court of Court of Session.



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