SECTION 345 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Wrongful confinement of person for whose liberation writ has been issued



Description of IPC Section 345

According to section 345 of Indian penal code, Whoever keeps any person in wrongful confinement, knowing that a writ for the liberation of that person has been duly issued, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years in addition to any term of imprisonment to which he may be liable under any other section of this Chapter.

Offence : Keeping any person in wrongful confinement, knowing that a writ has been issued for his liberation


Punishment : 2 Years in addition to imprisonment under any other section


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 345


What offence is defined under IPC 345?

IPC 345 Offence: Keeping any person in wrongful confinement, knowing that a writ has been issued for his liberation.


What is the punishment for IPC 345 Case?

The punishment for IPC 345 is 2 Years in addition to imprisonment under any other section.


Is IPC 345 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 345 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 345 offence?

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Is IPC 345 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 345 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 345 be tried?

IPC 345 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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