SECTION 309 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Attempt to commit suicide



Description of IPC Section 309

Whoever attempts to commit suicide and does any act towards the commission of such offence, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Attempt to commit suicide


Punishment : Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 309


What offence is defined under IPC 309?

IPC 309 Offence: Attempt to commit suicide.


What is the punishment for IPC 309 Case?

The punishment for IPC 309 is Simple Imprisonment for 1 Year or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 309 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 309 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 309 offence?

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Is IPC 309 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 309 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 309 be tried?

IPC 309 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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