SECTION 215 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Taking gift to help to recover stolen property, etc



Description of IPC Section 215

According to section 215 of Indian penal code, Whoever takes or agrees or consents to take any gratification under pretence or on account of helping any person to recover any movable property of which he shall have been deprived by any offence punishable under this Code, shall, unless he uses all means in his power to cause the offender to be apprehended and convicted of the offence, be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Taking gift to help to recover movable property of which a person has been deprived by an offence without causing apprehension of offender


Punishment : 2 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 215


What offence is defined under IPC 215?

IPC 215 Offence: Taking gift to help to recover movable property of which a person has been deprived by an offence without causing apprehension of offender.


What is the punishment for IPC 215 Case?

The punishment for IPC 215 is 2 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 215 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 215 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 215 offence?

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Is IPC 215 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 215 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 215 be tried?

IPC 215 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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