SECTION 454 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Lurking house-trespass or house-breaking in order to commit offence punishable with imprisonment



Description of IPC Section 454

According to section 454 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits lurking house-trespass or house-breaking, in order to the committing of any offence punishable with imprisonment, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine; and if the offence intended to be committed is theft, the term of the imprisonment may be extended to ten years.

Offence : Lurking house-trespass or house-breaking in order to the commission of an offence punishable with imprisonment


Punishment : 3 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate



Offence : If the offence be theft


Punishment : 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Non-Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 454


What offence is defined under IPC 454?

IPC 454 Offence: Lurking house-trespass or house-breaking in order to the commission of an offence punishable with imprisonment.


What is the punishment for IPC 454 Case?

The punishment for IPC 454 is 3 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 454 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 454 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 454 offence?

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Is IPC 454 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 454 is a Non-Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 454 be tried?

IPC 454 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.


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