SECTION 238 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Import or export of counterfeits of the Indian coin



Description of IPC Section 238

Whoever imports into India, or exports there from, any counterfeit coin, which he knows or has reason to believe to be a counterfeit of Indian coin, shall be punished with Imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Import or export of counterfeit of Indian coin, knowing the same to be counterfeit


Punishment : Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 238


What offence is defined under IPC 238?

IPC 238 Offence: Import or export of counterfeit of Indian coin, knowing the same to be counterfeit.


What is the punishment for IPC 238 Case?

The punishment for IPC 238 is Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 238 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 238 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 238 offence?

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Is IPC 238 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 238 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 238 be tried?

IPC 238 is tried in the court of Court of Session.



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