SECTION 462 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for same offence when committed by person entrusted with custody


Description

Whoever, being entrusted with any closed receptacle which contains or which he believes to contain property without having authority to open the same, dishonestly, or with intent to commit mischief, breaks open or unfastens that receptacle, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Offence : Being entrusted with any closed receptacle containing or supposed to contain any property, and fraudulently opening the same


Punishment : 3 Years or Fine or Both


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 462


What offence is defined under IPC 462?

IPC 462 Offence: Being entrusted with any closed receptacle containing or supposed to contain any property, and fraudulently opening the same.


What is the punishment for IPC 462 Case?

The punishment for IPC 462 is 3 Years or Fine or Both.


Is IPC 462 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 462 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 462 offence?

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Is IPC 462 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 462 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 462 be tried?

IPC 462 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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