SECTION 42 IPC - Indian Penal Code - "Local law"

Last Updated: 01 Feb, 2024
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


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  1. Description of IPC Section 42

Description of IPC Section 42

According to section 42 of Indian penal code, A ?local law? is a law applicable only to a particular part of India.

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(1) When any person who, in the presence of a police officer, has committed or has been accused of committing a non-cognizable offence refuses, on demand of such officer, to give his name and residence or gives a name or residence which such officer has reason to believe to be false, he may be arrested by such officer ...

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