SECTION 272 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Adulteration of food or drink intended for sale


Description

Whoever adulterates any article of food or drink, so as to make such article noxious as food or drink, intending to sell such article as food or drink, or knowing it to be likely that the same will be sold as food or drink, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.

Offence : Adulterating food or drink intended for sale, so as to make the same noxious


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 272


What offence is defined under IPC 272?

IPC 272 Offence: Adulterating food or drink intended for sale, so as to make the same noxious.


What is the punishment for IPC 272 Case?

The punishment for IPC 272 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 272 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 272 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 272 offence?

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Is IPC 272 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 272 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 272 be tried?

IPC 272 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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