SECTION 264 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Fraudulent use of false instrument for weighing



Description of IPC Section 264

Whoever, fraudulently uses any instrument for weighing which he knows to be false, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Fraudulent use of false instrument for weighing


Punishment : 1 Year or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 264


What offence is defined under IPC 264?

IPC 264 Offence: Fraudulent use of false instrument for weighing.


What is the punishment for IPC 264 Case?

The punishment for IPC 264 is 1 Year or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 264 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 264 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 264 offence?

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Is IPC 264 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 264 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 264 be tried?

IPC 264 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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