SECTION 430 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Mischief by injury to works of irrigation or by wrongfully diverting water



Description of IPC Section 430

According to section 430 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits mischief by doing any act which causes, or which he knows to be likely to cause, a diminution of the supply of water for agricultural purposes, or for food or drink for human beings or for animals which are property, or for cleanliness or for carrying on any manufacture, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to five years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Mischief by causing diminution of supply of water for agricultural purposes, etc.


Punishment : 5 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 430


What offence is defined under IPC 430?

IPC 430 Offence: Mischief by causing diminution of supply of water for agricultural purposes, etc..


What is the punishment for IPC 430 Case?

The punishment for IPC 430 is 5 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 430 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 430 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 430 offence?

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Is IPC 430 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 430 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 430 be tried?

IPC 430 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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