SECTION 275 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Sale of adulterated drugs


Description

Whoever, knowing any drug or medical preparation to have been adulterated in such a manner as to lessen its efficacy, to change its operation, or to render it noxious, sells the same, or offers or exposes it for sale, or issues it from any dispensary for medicinal purposes as unadulterated, or causes it to be used for medicinal purposes by any person not knowing of the adulteration, 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 : Offering for sale or issuing from a dispensary any drug or medical preparation known to have been adulterated


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 275


What offence is defined under IPC 275?

IPC 275 Offence: Offering for sale or issuing from a dispensary any drug or medical preparation known to have been adulterated.


What is the punishment for IPC 275 Case?

The punishment for IPC 275 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 275 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 275 is a Non-Cognizable.


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Is IPC 275 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 275 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 275 be tried?

IPC 275 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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