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SECTION 392 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for robbery


Last Updated: 01 Jul, 2024
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


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Whoever commits robbery shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine; and, if the robbery be committed on the highway between sunset and sunrise, the imprisonment may be extended to fourteen years.



IPC 392 in Simple Words

If someone commits robbery, they may face rigorous imprisonment for up to ten years and a fine; if it happens on a highway between sunset and sunrise, the imprisonment may be extended to fourteen years.

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Offence : Robbery


Punishment : Rigorous Imprisonment for 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class



Offence : If committed on the highway between sunset and sunrise


Punishment : Rigorous Imprisonment for 14 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class



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Description. Robbery is punishable by ten years of imprisonment and a fine. If the crime occurs on a highway between sunset to sunrise, it can be increased to fourteen years.





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Priyevert bishnoi
Its confusing that magistrate may pass a sentence of imprisonment not exceeding period of 3 years .. but punishment in 392 is 10years

Frequently Asked Questions


What is Section 393 IPC?

Anyone who attempts to commit robbery will be punished by a strict prison term that can extend up to seven years. They may also be fined.


What is the IPC section for robbery?

The Indian Penal Code (IPC) defines robbery as a criminal offence. According to the IPC, robbery occurs when someone takes or tries to take something from another in one of the following ways: By threatening or using force. 28 Feb 2023


What is the IPC section for attempt to theft?

IPC Section 356: Assault, criminal force or attempt to steal property carried by an individual


Which section of IPC is crime against property?

The Indian Penal Code 1860 punishes any offenses relating to the property. The Indian Penal Code, 1860 has provisions for crimes related to property. Sections 378 and 462 are the relevant sections. They can be classified under the following major accusations: Theft.