SECTION 288 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Negligent conduct with respect to pulling down or repairing buildings


Description

Whoever, in pulling down or repairing any building, knowingly or negligently omits to take such order with that building as is sufficient to guard against any probable danger to human life from the fall of that building, or of any part thereof, 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 : A person omitting to guard against probable danger to human life by the fall of any building over which he has a right entitling him to pull it down or repair it


Punishment : 6 Months or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 288


What offence is defined under IPC 288?

A person omitting to guard against probable danger to human life by the fall of any building over which he has a right entitling him to pull it down or repair it.


What is the punishment for IPC 288 Case?

The punishment for IPC 288 is 6 Months or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 288 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 288 is a Non-Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 288 offence?

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Is IPC 288 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 288 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 288 be tried?

IPC 288 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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