SECTION 263 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Erasure of mark denoting that stamp has been used


Description

Whoever, fraudulently or with intent to cause loss to Government, erases or removes from a stamp issued by Government for the purpose of revenue, any mark, put or impressed upon such stamp for the purpose of denoting that the same has been used, or knowingly has in his possession or sells or disposes of any such stamp from which such mark has been erased or removed, or sells or disposes of any such stamp which he knows to have been used, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Erasure of mark denoting that stamps have been used


Punishment : 3 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 263


What offence is defined under IPC 263?

Erasure of mark denoting that stamps have been used.


What is the punishment for IPC 263 Case?

The punishment for IPC 263 is 3 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 263 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 263 is a Cognizable.


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Is IPC 263 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 263 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 263 be tried?

IPC 263 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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