SECTION 472 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Making or possessing counterfeit seal, etc., with intent to commit forgery punishable under section 467


Description

Whoever makes or counterfeits any seal, plate or other instrument for making an impression, intending that the same shall be used for the purpose of committing any forgery which would be punishable under section 467 of this Code, or, with such intent, has in his possession any such seal, plate or other instrument, knowing the same to be counterfeit, shall be punishable with imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Making or counterfeiting a seal, plate, etc., with intent to commit a forgery punishable under section 467 of the Indian Penal Code, or possessing with like intent any such seal, plate, etc. knowing the same to be counterfeit


Punishment : Imprisonment for Life or 7 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 472


What offence is defined under IPC 472?

Making or counterfeiting a seal, plate, etc., with intent to commit a forgery punishable under section 467 of the Indian Penal Code, or possessing with like intent any such seal, plate, etc. knowing the same to be counterfeit.


What is the punishment for IPC 472 Case?

The punishment for IPC 472 is Imprisonment for Life or 7 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 472 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 472 is a Cognizable.


How to file/defend your case for IPC 472 offence?

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Is IPC 472 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 472 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 472 be tried?

IPC 472 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.



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