SECTION 276 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Sale of drug as a different drug or preparation


Description

Whoever knowingly sells, or offers or exposes for sale, or issues from a dispensary for medicinal purposes, any drug or medical preparation, as a different drug or medical preparation, 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 : Knowingly selling or issuing from a dispensary any drug or medical preparation as a different drug or medical preparation


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 276


What offence is defined under IPC 276?

IPC 276 Offence: Knowingly selling or issuing from a dispensary any drug or medical preparation as a different drug or medical preparation.


What is the punishment for IPC 276 Case?

The punishment for IPC 276 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 276 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 276 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 276 offence?

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Is IPC 276 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 276 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 276 be tried?

IPC 276 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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