SECTION 379 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for theft

IPC Section-379

Description of IPC Section 379

According to section 379 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits theft shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.


Offence : Theft

Punishment : 3 Years or Fine or Both

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Non-Bailable

Triable : Any Magistrate

FAQ's on IPC Section 379

What offence is defined under IPC 379?

IPC 379 Offence: Theft.

What is the punishment for IPC 379 Case?

The punishment for IPC 379 is 3 Years or Fine or Both.

Is IPC 379 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 379 is a Cognizable.

How to file/defend your case for IPC 379 offence?

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Is IPC 379 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 379 is a Non-Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 379 be tried?

IPC 379 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.

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