SECTION 246 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Fraudulently or dishonestly diminishing weight or altering composition of coin


Description

Whoever, fraudulently or dishonestly performs on any coin any operation which diminishes the weight or alters the composition of that coin, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Fraudulently diminishing the weight or altering the composition of any coin


Punishment : 3 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 246


What offence is defined under IPC 246?

Fraudulently diminishing the weight or altering the composition of any coin.


What is the punishment for IPC 246 Case?

The punishment for IPC 246 is 3 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 246 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 246 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 246 offence?

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Is IPC 246 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 246 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 246 be tried?

IPC 246 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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