SECTION 433 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Mischief by destroying, moving or rendering less useful a light-house or sea-mark

Last Updated: 01 Apr, 2024
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty

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Whoever commits mischief by destroying or moving any light-house or other light used as a sea-mark, or any sea-mark or buoy or other thing placed as a guide for navigators, or by any act which renders any such light-house, sea-mark, buoy or other such thing as aforesaid less useful as a guide for navigators, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, or with fine, or with both.

IPC 433 in Simple Words

If someone destroys or moves a lighthouse, sea-mark, buoy, or any navigational guide or makes it less useful for navigators, they may be punished with imprisonment up to seven years, or fined, or both.

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Offence : Mischief by destroying or moving or rendering less useful a lighthouse or sea-mark, or by exhibiting false lights

Punishment : 7 Years or Fine or Both

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Bailable

Triable : Magistrate First Class

Anyone who commits mischief, by destroying, moving, or removing any lighthouse or other light that is used as a navigational guide, any buoy, sea-marks, or anything else placed to guide navigators or by doing any act that renders such a lighthouse, buoy, or other thing less useful for navigators shall be punished.

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What is Section 438 IPC?

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What is Section 434 of the IPC?

Anyone who commits mischief, by destroying or removing any land-mark placed by an official, or by doing anything that makes it less useful, will be punished by imprisonment for up to a year or a fine.

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