SECTION 331 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort confession, or to compel restoration of property


Description

Whoever voluntarily causes grievous hurt for the purpose of extorting from the sufferer or from any person interested in the sufferer any confession or any information which may lead to the detection of an offence or misconduct, or for the purpose of constraining the sufferer or any person interested in the sufferer to restore or to cause the restoration of any property or valuable security, or to satisfy any claim or demand or to give information which may lead to the restoration of any property or valuable security shall be punished with 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 confession or information or to compel restoration of property, etc.


Punishment : 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Court of Session





FAQ's on IPC Section 331


What offence is defined under IPC 331?

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort confession or information or to compel restoration of property, etc..


What is the punishment for IPC 331 Case?

The punishment for IPC 331 is 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 331 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 331 is a Cognizable.


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Is IPC 331 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 331 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 331 be tried?

IPC 331 is tried in the court of Court of Session.



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