SECTION 209 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Dishonesty making false claim in Court

IPC Section-209

Description of IPC Section 209

According to section 209 of Indian penal code, Whoever fraudulently or dishonestly, or with intent to injure or annoy any person, makes in a Court of Justice any claim which he knows to be false, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : False claim in a court of Justice

Punishment : 2 Years + Fine

Cognizance : Non-Cognizable

Bail : Bailable

Triable : Magistrate First Class

FAQ's on IPC Section 209

What offence is defined under IPC 209?

IPC 209 Offence: False claim in a court of Justice.

What is the punishment for IPC 209 Case?

The punishment for IPC 209 is 2 Years + Fine.

Is IPC 209 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 209 is a Non-Cognizable.

How to file/defend your case for IPC 209 offence?

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Is IPC 209 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 209 is a Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 209 be tried?

IPC 209 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.

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