SECTION 329 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort property, or to constrain to an illegal act



Description of IPC Section 329

According to section 329 of Indian penal code, Whoever voluntarily causes grievous hurt for the purpose of extorting from the sufferer or from any person interested in the sufferer any property or valuable security, or of constraining the sufferer or any person interested in such sufferer to do anything that is illegal or which may facilitate the commission of an offence, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort property or a valuable security, or to constrain to do anything which is illegal, or which may facilitate the commission of an offence


Punishment : Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 329


What offence is defined under IPC 329?

IPC 329 Offence: Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort property or a valuable security, or to constrain to do anything which is illegal, or which may facilitate the commission of an offence.


What is the punishment for IPC 329 Case?

The punishment for IPC 329 is Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 329 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 329 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 329 offence?

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Is IPC 329 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 329 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 329 be tried?

IPC 329 is tried in the court of Court of Session.


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