SECTION 489A IPC - Indian Penal Code - Counterfeiting currency-notes or bank-notes


Description of IPC Section 489A

According to section 489A of Indian penal code, Whoever counterfeits, or knowingly performs any part of the process of counterfeiting, any currency-note or bank-note, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Counterfeiting currency-notes or bank-notes

Punishment : Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine

Cognizance : Cognizable

Bail : Non-Bailable

Triable : Court of Session

FAQ's on IPC Section 489A

What offence is defined under IPC 489A?

IPC 489A Offence: Counterfeiting currency-notes or bank-notes.

What is the punishment for IPC 489A Case?

The punishment for IPC 489A is Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine.

Is IPC 489A cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 489A is a Cognizable.

How to file/defend your case for IPC 489A offence?

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Is IPC 489A bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 489A is a Non-Bailable offence.

In what court can IPC 489A be tried?

IPC 489A is tried in the court of Court of Session.

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