SECTION 495 IPC - Indian Penal Code - Same offence with concealment of former marriage from person with whom subsequent marriage is contracted



Description of IPC Section 495

According to section 495 of Indian penal code, Whoever commits the offence defined in the last preceding section having concealed from the person with whom the subsequent marriage is contracted, the fact of the former marriage, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Offence : Same offence with concealment of the former marriage from the person with whom subsequent marriage is contracted


Punishment : 10 Years + Fine


Cognizance : Non-Cognizable


Bail : Bailable


Triable : Magistrate First Class





FAQ's on IPC Section 495


What offence is defined under IPC 495?

IPC 495 Offence: Same offence with concealment of the former marriage from the person with whom subsequent marriage is contracted.


What is the punishment for IPC 495 Case?

The punishment for IPC 495 is 10 Years + Fine.


Is IPC 495 cognizable offence or non-cognizable offence?

IPC 495 is a Non-Cognizable.


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Is IPC 495 bailable or non-bailable offence?

IPC 495 is a Bailable offence.


In what court can IPC 495 be tried?

IPC 495 is tried in the court of Magistrate First Class.


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