SECTION 357 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Assault or criminal force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person



Description of IPC Section 357

Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person, in attempting wrongfully to confine that person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.

Offence : Assault or use of criminal Force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person


Punishment : 1 Year or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 357


What offence is defined under IPC 357?

IPC 357 Offence: Assault or use of criminal Force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person.


What is the punishment for IPC 357 Case?

The punishment for IPC 357 is 1 Year or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 357 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 357 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 357 offence?

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Is IPC 357 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 357 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 357 be tried?

IPC 357 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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