SECTION 305 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Abetment of suicide of child or insane person



Description of IPC Section 305

According to section 305 of Indian penal code, If any person under eighteen years of age, any insane person, any delirious person, any idiot, or any person in a state of intoxication commits suicide, whoever abets the commission of such suicide, shall be punished with death or imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Abetment of suicide committed by child or insane or delirious person or an idiot, or a person intoxicated


Punishment : Death or Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 305


What offence is defined under IPC 305?

IPC 305 Offence: Abetment of suicide committed by child or insane or delirious person or an idiot, or a person intoxicated.


What is the punishment for IPC 305 Case?

The punishment for IPC 305 is Death or Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 305 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 305 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 305 offence?

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Is IPC 305 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 305 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 305 be tried?

IPC 305 is tried in the court of Court of Session.



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