SECTION 406 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for criminal breach of trust


Description of IPC Section 406

According to section 406 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits criminal breach of trust shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.


Offence : Criminal breach of trust

Punishment : 3 Years or Fine or Both

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Non-Bailable

Triable : Magistrate First Class

FAQ's on IPC Section 406

What offence is defined under IPC 406?

IPC 406 Offence: Criminal breach of trust.

What is the punishment for IPC 406 Case?

The punishment for IPC 406 is 3 Years or Fine or Both.

Is IPC 406 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 406 is a Cognizable.

How to file/defend your case for IPC 406 offence?

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Is IPC 406 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 406 is a Non-Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 406 be tried?

IPC 406 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.

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