SECTION 271 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Disobedience to quarantine rule



Description of IPC Section 271

According to section 271 of Indian penal code, Whoever knowingly disobeys any rule made and promulgated by the Government for putting any vessel into a state of quarantine, or for regulating the intercourse of vessels in a state of quarantine with the shore or with other vessels, for regulating the intercourse between places where an infectious disease prevails and other places, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Knowingly disobeying any quarantine rule


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 271


What offence is defined under IPC 271?

IPC 271 Offence: Knowingly disobeying any quarantine rule.


What is the punishment for IPC 271 Case?

The punishment for IPC 271 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 271 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 271 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 271 offence?

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Is IPC 271 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 271 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 271 be tried?

IPC 271 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.


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