SECTION 314 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Death caused by act done with intent to cause miscarriage



Description of IPC Section 314

According to section 314 of Indian penal code, Whoever, with intent to cause the miscarriage of a woman with child, does any act which causes the death of such woman, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine;

if act done without woman?s consent ? and if the act is done without the consent of the woman, shall be punished either with imprisonment for life, or with the punishment above mentioned.

Offence : Death caused by an act done with intent to cause miscarriage


Punishment : 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session



Offence : If act done without woman’s consent


Punishment : Life or 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 314


What offence is defined under IPC 314?

IPC 314 Offence: Death caused by an act done with intent to cause miscarriage.


What is the punishment for IPC 314 Case?

The punishment for IPC 314 is 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 314 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 314 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 314 offence?

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Is IPC 314 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 314 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 314 be tried?

IPC 314 is tried in the court of Court of Session.


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