SECTION 386 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Extortion by putting a person in fear of death or grievous hurt



Description of IPC Section 386

According to section 386 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits extortion by putting any person in fear of death or of grievous hurt to that person or to any other, 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 : extortion by putting a person in fear of death or grievous hurt


Punishment : 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 386


What offence is defined under IPC 386?

IPC 386 Offence: extortion by putting a person in fear of death or grievous hurt.


What is the punishment for IPC 386 Case?

The punishment for IPC 386 is 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 386 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 386 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 386 offence?

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Is IPC 386 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 386 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 386 be tried?

IPC 386 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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