SECTION 489E IPC - Indian Penal Code - Making or using documents resembling currency-notes or bank-notes


Description

  1. Whoever makes, or causes to be made, or uses for any purpose whatsoever, or delivers to any person, any document purporting to be, or in any way resembling, or so nearly resembling as to be calculated to deceive, any currency-note or bank-note shall be punished with fine which may extend to one hundred rupees.
  2. If any person, whose name appears on a document the making of which is an offence under sub-section (1), refuses, without lawful excuse, to disclose to a police-officer on being so required the name and address of the person by whom it was printed or otherwise made, he shall be punished with fine which may extend to two hundred rupees.
  3. Where the name of any person appears on any document in respect of which any person is charged with an offence under sub-section (1) or on any other document used or distributed in connection with that document it may, until the contrary is proved, be presumed that that person caused the document to be made.

Offence : Making or using documents resembling currency-notes or bank-notes


Punishment : Fine


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Any Magistrate





FAQ's on IPC Section 489E


What offence is defined under IPC 489E?

Making or using documents resembling currency-notes or bank-notes.


What is the punishment for IPC 489E Case?

The punishment for IPC 489E is Fine.


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

IPC 489E is a Non-Cognizable.


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Is IPC 489E bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 489E is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 489E be tried?

IPC 489E is tried in the court of Any Magistrate.



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