SECTION 347 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Wrongful confinement to extort property, or constrain to illegal act


Description

Whoever wrongfully confines any person for the purpose of extorting from the person confined, or from any person interested in the person confined, any property or valuable security or of constraining the person confined or any person interested in such person to do anything illegal or to give any information which may facilitate the commission of an offence, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Wrongful confinement for the purpose of extorting property, or constraining to an illegal act, etc.


Punishment : 3 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 347


What offence is defined under IPC 347?

Wrongful confinement for the purpose of extorting property, or constraining to an illegal act, etc..


What is the punishment for IPC 347 Case?

The punishment for IPC 347 is 3 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 347 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 347 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 347 offence?

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Is IPC 347 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 347 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 347 be tried?

IPC 347 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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