SECTION 401 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for belonging to gang of thieves


Description

Whoever, at any time after the passing of this Act, shall belong to any wandering or other gang of persons associated for the purpose of habitually committing theft or robbery, and not being a gang of thugs or dacoits, shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Belonging to a wandering gang of persons associated for the purpose of habitually committing thefts


Punishment : Rigorous Imprisonment for 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 401


What offence is defined under IPC 401?

IPC 401 Offence: Belonging to a wandering gang of persons associated for the purpose of habitually committing thefts.


What is the punishment for IPC 401 Case?

The punishment for IPC 401 is Rigorous Imprisonment for 7 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 401 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 401 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 401 offence?

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Is IPC 401 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 401 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 401 be tried?

IPC 401 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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