SECTION 202 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Intentional omission to give information of offence by person bound to inform



Description of IPC Section 202

Whoever, knowing or having reason to believe that an offence has been committed, intentionally omits to give any information respecting that offence which he is legally bound to give, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Intentional omission to give information of an offence by a person legally bound to inform


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 202


What offence is defined under IPC 202?

IPC 202 Offence: Intentional omission to give information of an offence by a person legally bound to inform.


What is the punishment for IPC 202 Case?

The punishment for IPC 202 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 202 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 202 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 202 offence?

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Is IPC 202 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 202 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 202 be tried?

IPC 202 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.


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