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.





FAQ's on IPC Section 318


What offence is defined under IPC 318?

Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body.


What is the punishment for IPC 318 Case?

The punishment for IPC 318 is 2 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 318 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 318 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 318 offence?

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Is IPC 318 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 318 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 318 be tried?

IPC 318 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class; Session in M.P..



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