SECTION 293 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Sale, etc., of obscene objects to young person



Description of IPC Section 293

According to section 293 of Indian penal code, Whoever sells, lets to hire, distributes, exhibits or circulates to any person under the age of twenty years any such obscene object as is referred to in the last preceding section, or offers or attempts so to do, shall be punished on first conviction with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and with fine which may extend to two thousand rupees, and, in the event of a second or subsequent conviction, with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and also with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees.

Offence : Sale etc., of obscene objects to young persons


Punishment : First conviction 3 Years + Fine, then 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 293


What offence is defined under IPC 293?

IPC 293 Offence: Sale etc., of obscene objects to young persons.


What is the punishment for IPC 293 Case?

The punishment for IPC 293 is First conviction 3 Years + Fine, then 7 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 293 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 293 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 293 offence?

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Is IPC 293 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 293 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 293 be tried?

IPC 293 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.


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