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


Last Updated: 01 Mar, 2024
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


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  1. Description of IPC Section 430
  2. IPC 430 in Simple Words
  3. IPC Section 430 related FAQs

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.



IPC 430 in Simple Words

If someone intentionally reduces the supply of water for agricultural purposes, drinking, or other essential needs, they may be punished with imprisonment up to five years, or fined, or both.

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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





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What is Section 430 of IPC?

IPC Section 430 - Mischief by injury to works of irrigation or by wrongfully diverting water

What is Section 431 of the IPC?

Whoever commits mischief by doing any act which renders or which he knows to be likely to render any public road, bridge, navigable river or navigable channel, natural or artificial, impassable or less safe for travelling or conveying property, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which ...

What is the IPC 425?

Whoever with intent to cause, or knowing that he is likely to cause, wrongful loss or damage to the public or to any person, causes the destruction of any property, or any such change in any property or in the situation thereof as destroys or diminishes its value or utility, or affects it injuriously, commits mischief ...