SECTION 318 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body


Description

Whoever, by secretly burying or otherwise disposing of the dead body of a child whether such child die before or after or during its birth, intentionally conceals or endeavors to conceal the birth of such child, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body


Punishment : 2 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class; Session in M.P.






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