SECTION 482 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Punishment for using a false property mark

Last Updated: 01 Sep, 2023
By Advocate Chikirsha Mohanty


Description of IPC Section 482

According to section 482 of Indian penal code, Whoever uses any false property mark shall, unless he proves that he acted without intent to defraud, be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.

IPC 482 in Simple Words

If someone uses a false property mark and cannot prove they did it without intent to defraud, they can be punished with imprisonment for up to one year, a fine, or both.

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Offence : Using a false property mark with intent to deceive or injure any person

Punishment : 1 Year or Fine or Both

Cognizance : Non-Cognizable

Bail : Bailable

Triable : Any Magistrate

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FAQ's on IPC Section 482

What offence is defined under IPC 482?

IPC 482 Offence: Using a false property mark with intent to deceive or injure any person.

What is the punishment for IPC 482 Case?

The punishment for IPC 482 is 1 Year or Fine or Both.

Is IPC 482 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 482 is a Non-Cognizable.

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Is IPC 482 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 482 is a Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 482 be tried?

IPC 482 is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.

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