Indian Penal Code, 1860 ( Indian Penal Code, 1860 (IPC):

IPC, 1860 (Indian Penal Code) is a comprehensive law that covers the substantive aspects of criminal law in India. It states the offenses and the punishment and fine for each of them.

Section 1 - Name of the Code and extent of its operation
Section 2 - Punishment for offenses committed within India.
Section 3 - Punishment for offenses committed outside India but triable in accordance with law within it.
Section 4 - Extension of the code on extra-territorial / extra-territorial offences.
Section 5 - Certain laws not to be affected by this Act.
Section 6 - Definitions in the Code to be understood subject to exceptions.
Section 7 - Meaning of phrase once explained.
Section 8 - Gender
Section 9 - Promises
Section 10 - Men. Woman.
Section 11 - Persons
Section 12 - Public
Section 13 - Definition of Queen
Section 14 - Servant of the Government.
Section 15 - Definition of British India
Section 16 - Definition of Government of India
Section 17 - Govt.
Section 18 - India
Section 19 - Judge.
Section 20 - Court
Section 21 - Public servant
Section 22 - Movable property.
Section 23 - Wrongful gain/loss.
Section 24 - Dishonesty.
Section 25 - Fraudulently
Section 26 - Reason to believe.
Section 27 - Property in possession of wife, clerk or servant.
Section 28 - Counterfeiting.
Section 29 – Documents.
Section 30 - Valuable securities.
Section 31 - Bill
Section 32 - Words denoting acts include illegal omission.
Section 33 - Acts
Section 34 - Acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention
Section 35 - When such act is criminal by reason of its being done with criminal knowledge or intention
Section 36 - Consequences caused partly by act and partly by omission.
Section 37 - Contributing to constituting offense by doing any one of several acts.
Section 38 - Persons involved in criminal act may be guilty of various offences
Section 39 - Voluntarily.
Section 40 - Offenses.
Section 41 - Special law.
Section 42 - Local law
Section 43 - Illegal
Section 44 - Damage
Section 45 - Life
Section 46 - Death
Section 47 - Animals
Section 48 - Ships
Section 49 - Year or Month
Section 50 - Section
Section 51 - Oath.
Section 52 - In good faith.
Section 53 - Punishment.
Section 54 - Conversion of sentence of death.
Section 55 - Commutation of sentence of life imprisonment
Section 56 - Punishment of slavery to Europeans and Americans.
Section 57 - Variations of sentence
Section 58 - How to treat criminals sentenced to exile until they are deported
Section 59 - Expulsion for imprisonment
Section 60 - The whole or any part of the imprisonment may be severe or simple in certain cases of a sentence of imprisonment.
Section 61 - Punishment for forfeiture of property.
Section 62 - Forfeiture of property in respect of offenders punishable with death, exile or imprisonment.
Section 63 - Amount of fine / fine.
Section 64 - Punishment of imprisonment for non-payment of fine
Section 65 - When both imprisonment and fine may be ordered, term of imprisonment in default of payment of fine
Section 66 - What kind of imprisonment to be given for non-payment of fine?
Section 67 - Imprisonment for non-payment of fine, when the offense is punishable with fine only.
Section 68 - Expiry of imprisonment on payment of fine.
Section 69 - Termination of imprisonment in case of payment of proportionate part of fine
Section 70 - Fine to be recovered within six years or during imprisonment. Death does not absolve property from liability.
Section 71 - Punishment for offense consisting of several offences.
Section 72 - Punishment for person guilty of one of several offences, when judgment states that it is doubtful of which offense he is guilty of
Section 73 - Solitary confinement
Section 74 - Period of solitary confinement
Section 75 - Enhanced punishment for certain offenses under Chapter 12 or Chapter 17 after previous conviction
Section 76 - Act done by a person bound by law or believing himself to be bound by law by reason of mistake of fact.
Section 77 - Act of a judge acting judicially
Section 78 - Act done in pursuance of judgment or order of court
Section 79 - Act done by a person justified by law or by mistake of fact believing himself to be justified by law
Section 80 - Accident in doing lawful act.
Section 81 - Act done without criminal intent and in order to prevent other injury likely to cause injury.
Section 82 - Act of a child below seven years of age.
Section 83 - Act of a child of immature understanding above seven years of age but below twelve years of age
Section 84 - Act of culpable person.
Section 85 - Act of a person who is incapable of arriving at a decision by reason of being intoxicated against his will
Section 86 - Offense committed by any person who is intoxicated, requiring special intention or knowledge
Section 87 - Act done with consent, not intended to cause death or grievous hurt, nor knowing its likelihood
Section 88 - Act done in good faith with the consent of any person not intended to cause death
Section 89 - Act done in good faith by guardian or with his consent for the benefit of child or intoxicated person
Section 90 - Consent in respect of which it is known to have been given under fear or delusion
Section 91 - Exceptional acts which are in themselves an offense without damage caused.
Section 92 - Act done in good faith for the benefit of any person without consent.
Section 93 - Communication given in good faith
Section 94 - Act which any person is compelled to do by threats
Section 95 - Act causing frivolous harm
Section 96 - Things done in private defense
Section 97 - Right of private defense of body and property.
Section 98 - Right of private defense against act of person who is of unsound mind etc.
Section 99 - Acts against which there is no right of private defense
Section 100 - When does the right of private defense of the body apply when it causes the death of someone.
Section 101 - When does the right to cause any injury other than death extend?
Section 102 - Commencement and continuance of right of private defense of body.
Section 103 - When right of private defense of property extends to cause of death
Section 104 - When does the right extend to causing any injury other than death.
Section 105 - Commencement and continuance of right of private defense of property
Section 106 - Right of private defense against lethal assault when there is risk of harm to innocent person
Section 107 - Abetment of anything
Section 108 - Abettor.
Section 108A - Abetment in India of offenses outside India
Section 109 - Punishment for abetment of offence, if the act abetted is committed in consequence thereof, and where no express provision is made for its punishment.
Section 110 - Punishment for abetment, if the person abetted acts with an intention other than the intention of the abettor.
Section 111 - Liability of abettor when one act is abetted and another act is done.
Section 112 - When the abettor is punishable for the act abetted and with the punishment assessed for the act done
Section 113 - Liability of abettor for effect caused by act abetted, other than that intended by abettor.
Section 114 - Presence of abettor at the time of commission of offence.
Section 115 - Abetment of offense punishable with death or imprisonment for life - If the offense is not committed in consequence of the abetment.
Section 116 - Abetment of offense punishable with imprisonment - if offense not committed.
Section 117 - Abetment of commission of offense by general public or more than ten persons.
Section 118 - Concealment of intention to commit offense punishable with death or imprisonment for life
Section 119 - Public servant concealing design to have committed any offense which it is his duty to prevent
Section 120 - Concealment of intention to commit offense punishable with imprisonment.
Section 120A - Definition of criminal conspiracy
Section 120B - Punishment for criminal conspiracy
Section 121 - Waging or attempting to wage war or abetting the waging of war against the Government of India.
Section 121A - Conspiracy to commit offenses punishable by section 121
Section 122 - To collect arms, etc., with intent to wage war against the Government of India.
Section 123 - Concealment with intent to facilitate the design of war.
Section 124 - Assault on President, Governor, etc., with intent to compel or obstruct the exercise of any lawful power
Section 124A - Sedition
Section 125 - Waging war against any Asian power having friendly relations with the Government of India
Section 126 - To plunder the territory of a power having peace relation with the Government of India.
Section 127 - Receive property taken by war or plunder as described in sections 125 and 126.
Section 128 - Public servant voluntarily allowing a prisoner of war or a prisoner of war to escape.
Section 129 - Public servant to bear negligent escape of a prisoner.
Section 130 - Aiding, releasing or harboring such prisoner in the escape
Section 131 - Abetment of rebellion or attempts to deter any soldier, sailor or airman from duty
Section 132 - Abetment of rebellion if it results in rebellion.
Section 133 - Abetment of attack by soldier, sailor or airman on his superior officer while that officer is in the performance of his office.
Section 134 - Abetment of assault resulting in assault.
Section 135 - Abetment of abandonment by soldier, sailor or airman.
Section 136 - Shelter to deserter
Section 137 - Concealed deserter on a commercial vessel by neglect of master
Section 138 - Abetment of act of disobedience by soldier, sailor or airman.
Section 138A - Application of the aforesaid sections to the Indian Maritime Service
Section 139 - Person subject to certain Acts.
Section 140 - Wearing or wearing an insignia used by a soldier, sailor or airman.
Section 141 - Unlawful assembly.
Section 142 - Being a member of an unlawful assembly.
Section 143 - Punishment for being a member of an unlawful assembly
Section 144 - Involvement in unlawful assembly armed with deadly weapons.
Section 145 - Willfully joining or continuing in an unlawful assembly which has been ordered to disperse
Section 146 - Causing nuisance.
Section 147 - Punishment for rioting
Section 148 - Causing nuisance by being armed with deadly weapon.
Section 149 - Every member of an unlawful assembly, guilty of an offense committed in the prosecution of the common object.
Section 150 - Hiring or abetting the hiring of persons to join unlawful assembly.
Section 151 - Willfully joining or continuance of assembly of five or more persons after being ordered to disperse
Section 152 - Assaulting or obstructing public servant in his attempt to suppress riots, etc.
Section 153 - Willfully abetting with intent to cause nuisance
Section 153A - Promotion of enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, language, place of birth, place of residence, etc. and doing acts prejudicial to the maintenance of harmony.
Section 153B - Imputations, assertions prejudicial to national integrity- (
Section 154 - Owner or domicile of land on which unlawful assembly gathers
Section 155 - Liability of person for whose benefit the nuisance is committed
Section 156 - Liability of the owner or agent of the domicile for whose benefit the nuisance is committed
Section 157 - Shelter to persons hired for unlawful assembly.
Section 158 - Hiring to take part in unlawful assembly or riot
Section 159 - Rioting
Section 160 - Punishment for causing riot.
Sections 161 to 165 - In respect of offenses committed by or relating to public servants
Section 166 - Disobeying law by public servant with intent to cause injury to any person.
Section 166A - Public servant disobeying direction under law
Section 166B - Non-treatment of victim by hospital
Section 167 - Public servant who makes false document with intent to cause injury.
Section 168 - Public servant who is unlawfully engaged in business
Section 169 - Public servant who unlawfully buys or bids for property.
Section 170 - Impersonation of public servant.
Section 171 - Wearing dress or sign to be used by public servant with fraudulent intention.
Section 171A - Candidate, Election Rights Defined
Section 171B - Bribery
Section 171C - Undue influence in elections
Section 171D - Impersonation in elections
Section 171 - Punishment for bribe
Section 171F - Punishment for undue influence or impersonation in elections
Section 171G - False statement in connection with election
Section 171H - Illegal payment in connection with election
Section 171I - Failure to keep election account
Section 172 - Absconding to avoid service of summons or other proceeding
Section 173 - Preventing service of summons or other proceeding or publication thereof.
Section 174 - Non-attendance of public servant by disobeying order
Section 175 - Omission of a person legally bound to produce [document or electronic record] 1[document or electronic record] to public servant
Section 176 - Omission to give information or information to public servant by person legally bound to give information or information.
Section 177 - Giving false information.
Section 178 - Refusing to make oath or affirmation when duly required to do so by public servant
Section 179 - Refusing to answer public servant authorized to ask question.
Section 180 - Refusal to sign statement
Section 181 - False statement on oath or affirmation by public servant or person authorized to administer oath or affirmation.
Section 182 - Giving false information to public servant in the exercise of his lawful power with intent to cause injury to another person
Section 183 - Resistance to taking property by lawful authority of public servant
Section 184 - Obstructing the sale of property offered for sale by authority of public servant.
Section 185 - Illegal purchase or illegal bidding of property offered for sale by authority of public servant.
Section 186 - Obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions.
Section 187 - Omission to assist public servant when bound by law to render aid
Section 188 - Disobedience of order duly promulgated by public servant.
Section 189 - Threatening to cause injury to public servant
Section 190 - Threat of injury to induce any person to stop applying for protection from public servant.
Section 191 - Giving false evidence.
Section 192 - Fabricating false evidence.
Section 193 - Punishment for false evidence
Section 194 - Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to cause conviction for an offense punishable with death.
Section 195 - Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to obtain conviction for an offense punishable with imprisonment for life or with imprisonment
Section 196 - Using evidence known to be false
Section 197 - Issuing or signing a false certificate
Section 198 - Using as genuine a certificate known to be counterfeit.
Section 199 - False statement made in declaration to be taken as evidence by law.
Section 200 - Using as true such declaration knowing it to be false.
Section 201 - Deletion of evidence of offence, or giving false information to disguise offender.
Section 202 - Intentional omission to give notice of offense by person bound to give information.
Section 203 - Giving false information about offense committed
Section 204 - Destruction to prevent production of any 3[document or electronic record] as evidence
Section 205 - False impersonation for the purpose of any act or proceeding in suit or prosecution
Section 206 - Fraudulent removal or concealment of property to prevent it from being confiscated or seized in execution
Section 207 - Fraudulent claim on property to prevent it from being seized or seized in execution.
Section 208 - To tolerate fraudulently allowing decree to be made for sum not due
Section 209 - Dishonestly making false claim in court
Section 210 - Fraudulently obtaining decree for sum not due
Section 211 - False allegation of offense with intent to cause injury.
Section 212 - Harboring an offender.
Section 213 - Taking gift etc. to cover offender from punishment
Section 214 - Offering gift or repatriation of property in consideration of covert of offender
Section 215 - Taking gift to aid in the recovery of stolen property, etc.
Section 216 - Harboring an offender who has escaped from custody or who has been ordered to be apprehended.
Section 216A - Penalty for harboring robbers or dacoits
Section 216B - Definition of hybrid in section 212, section 216 and section 216A
Section 217 - Disobedience of a direction of law by public servant with intent to save any person from punishment or from forfeiture of any property
Section 218 - Making of false record or writing by public servant with intent to save any person from punishment or from forfeiture of any property
Section 219 - Corruption by public servant to report contrary to law, etc., in judicial proceedings
Section 220 - Delivery to trial or to confinement by person with authority who knows that he is acting contrary to law
Section 221 - Intentional omission to apprehend by public servant bound to apprehend
Section 222 - Intentional omission to apprehend by a public servant bound to apprehend person under sentence or lawfully committed
Section 223 - Negligently tolerating escape from confinement or custody by public servant.
Section 224 - Resistance or obstruction by any person to his arrest according to law.
Section 225 - Resistance or obstruction to the arrest of any other person according to law
Section 225A - Omission to be caught by public servant or to suffer escape in cases not otherwise provided
Section 225B - Resistance or obstruction to lawful capture or escape or escape in cases otherwise provided
Section 226 - Unlawful return from exile.
Section 227 - Violation of condition of remission of punishment
Section 228 - Intentional insult to, or interfere with, public servant sitting in judicial proceedings
Section 228A - Disclosure of identity of person aggrieved by certain offences, etc.
Section 229 - Impersonation of jury member or assessor.
Section 230 - Definition of coin
Section 231 - Counterfeiting of coins
Section 232 - Counterfeiting of Indian coin
Section 233 - Making or selling equipment for counterfeiting coins
Section 234 - Making or selling equipment for counterfeiting Indian coins
Section 235 - Possession of instrument or material used for counterfeiting coin
Section 236 - Abetment in India of counterfeiting coins outside India
Section 237 - Import or export of counterfeit coins
Section 238 - Import or export of counterfeit Indian coins
Section 239 - Delivery of coin which was known to be counterfeit at the time of possession
Section 240 - Delivery of an Indian coin known to be counterfeit at the time of its possession
Section 241 - Delivery of a coin as a genuine coin which the deliverer did not know to be counterfeit when it first came into his possession
Section 242 - Possession of counterfeit coin by a person who knew it to be counterfeit when it came into his possession
Section 243 - Possession of Indian coin by a person who knew it to be counterfeit when it came into his possession
Section 244 - Person employed in mint to cause coin to be of a weight or composition other than that fixed by law
Section 245 - Unlawful taking of coin-making equipment from the mint
Section 246 - Fraudulently or dishonestly reducing the weight of coin or altering its composition
Section 247 - Fraudulently or dishonestly reducing the weight of an Indian coin or altering its composition
Section 248 - Altering the form of any coin with intent to serve as a coin of a different kind
Section 249 - Altering the form of an Indian coin with the intention that it may be a different kind of coin
Section 250 - Delivery of coin which has come into possession with the knowledge that it has been altered
Section 251 - Delivery of Indian coin into possession with knowledge that it has been altered
Section 252 - Possession of coin by person who knew it to have been converted when it came into his possession
Section 253 - Possession of an Indian coin by a person who knew it to have been converted when it came into his possession
Section 254 - Delivery of coin as genuine coin which the deliverer did not know to have converted when it first came into his possession
Section 255 - Counterfeiting Government stamp
Section 256 - Possession of apparatus or material for counterfeiting Government stamp
Section 257 - Making or selling apparatus for counterfeiting Government stamp
Section 258 - Sale of counterfeit Government stamp
Section 259 - Possession of counterfeit stamp of the government
Section 260 - Using any Government stamp, knowing it to be counterfeit, as original stamp
Section 261 - Deleting articles from the article on which the Government stamp is affixed, or from the document which has been used for the purpose of causing harm to the Government
Section 262 - Use of a Government stamp known to have been previously used
Section 263 - Peeling off a mark indicating that the stamp has been used
Section 263A - Prohibition of forged stamps
Section 264 - Fraudulent use of false instruments for weighing
Section 265 - Fraudulent use of false weight or measure
Section 266 - Possession of false weight or measure
Section 267 - Making or selling of false weight or measure
Section 268 - Public nuisance
Section 269 - Negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life
Section 270 - malicious act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life
Section 271 - Disobedience to the rule of quarantine
Section 272 - Adulteration of any article of food or drink intended for sale.
Section 273 - Sale of food or drink non-taxable
Section 274 - Adulteration of drugs
Section 275 - Sale of adulterated drugs
Section 276 - Sale of drug as other drug or preparation
Section 277 - Pollution of public water source or reservoir
Section 278 - Making the atmosphere injurious to health
Section 279 - Driving or driving rashly on a public road
Section 280 - Hasty driving of a ship
Section 281 - Display of deceptive light, sign or buoy
Section 282 - Conveyance of any person by water for hire in a vessel incapacitated or overloaded
Section 283 - Causing danger or obstruction in a public way or a way of display.
Section 284 - Negligent conduct in relation to poisonous substance
Section 285 - Negligent conduct in relation to fire or inflammable substance.
Section 286 - Negligent conduct in respect of explosive substance
Section 287 - Negligent conduct in relation to machinery
Section 288 - Negligent conduct in relation to the demolition or repair of any building
Section 289 - Negligent conduct in relation to animal.
Section 290 - Punishment for public obstruction in cases not otherwise provided.
Section 291 - Continuing after injunction to discontinue nuisance
Section 292 - Sale of obscene books, etc., etc.
Section 2925A - Deliberate and malicious acts done with intent to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religious beliefs
Section 292A – Printing, etc, of grossly indecent or securrilous matter or matter intended for blackmail
Section 293 - Sale of obscene objects etc. to a young person
Section 294 - Obscene acts and songs
Section 294A - Keeping lottery office
Section 295 - Injuring or desecrating a place of worship with intent to insult the religion of any class.
Section 296 - Disturbing religious gathering
Section 297 - Trespassing in cemeteries etc.
Section 298 - Pronouncing words, etc. with intention to hurt religious feelings.
Section 299 - Criminal homicide
Section 300 - Murder
Section 301 - Committing culpable homicide by killing a person other than the person whom he intended to cause the death.
Section 302 - Punishment for murder
Section 303 - Punishment for murder by person punished with imprisonment for life.
Section 304 - Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder
Section 304A - Causing death by neglect
Section 304B - Dowry death
Section 305 - Abetment of suicide of infant or intoxicated person.
Section 306 - Abetment of suicide
Section 307 - Attempt to murder
Section 308 - Attempt to commit culpable homicide not amounting to murder
Section 309 - Attempt to commit suicide.
Section 310 - Thug.
Section 311 - Punishment for cheating.
Section 312 - Causing abortion.
Section 313 - Causing abortion without the consent of the woman.
Section 314 - Death caused by acts done with intent to cause abortion.
Section 315 - Act done with intent to prevent child from being born alive or to cause death after birth.
Section 316 - Causing the death of a living unborn child by an act which amounts to culpable homicide not amounting to murder.
Section 317 - Abandonment and exposure of a child under twelve years of age by the father or mother of the child or any person in his care.
Section 318 - Death concealing birth by secret disposal of body
Section 319 - Causing hurt.
Section 320 - Gross injury.
Section 321 - Voluntarily causing hurt
Section 322 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt
Section 323 - Punishment for willfully voluntarily causing hurt to any
Section 324 - Voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapons or means
Section 325 - Punishment for voluntarily causing grievous hurt
Section 326 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means
Section 326A - Acid attack
Section 326B - Attempt to commit acid attack
Section 327 - Voluntarily causing hurt to extort property or valuable security or to compel unlawful act.
Section 328 - Causing hurt by poison, etc., with intent to commit offence.
Section 329 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort property or to compel unlawful act
Section 330 - Voluntarily causing damage to sanction, extortion or coercion to get the property repatriated.
Section 331 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort sanction or to cause property to be repatriated
Section 332 - Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from performing his duty
Section 333 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to deter public servant from his duties.
Section 334 - Voluntarily causing hurt on provocation
Section 335 - Voluntarily causing grievous hurt on provocation
Section 336 - Act endangering life or personal safety of others.
Section 337 - Causing hurt by any act which endangers human life or the personal safety of any
Section 338 - Causing grievous hurt by any act which endangers human life or the personal safety of any
Section 339 - Wrongful restraint.
Section 340 - Wrongful confinement or wrongful confinement.
Section 341 - Punishment for wrongful restraint
Section 342 - Punishment for wrongful restraint.
Section 343 - Wrongful confinement for three or more days.
Section 344 - Wrongful confinement for ten or more days.
Section 345 - Wrongful confinement of a person for whose release a writ has been issued
Section 346 - Wrongful confinement in a secret place.
Section 347 - Wrongful confinement to extort property or to compel unlawful act.
Section 348 - Wrongful confinement for extorting confession or by coercion to repatriate property
Section 349 - Force.
Section 350 - Criminal force
Section 351 - Assault.
Section 352 - Punishment for assault or use of criminal force without serious provocation
Section 353 - Assault or use of criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty
Section 354 - Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty
Section 354A - Sexual Harassment
Section 354B - Act with intent to undress a woman
Section 354C - Eavesdropping
Section 354D - Pursuit
Section 355 - Assault or criminal force to any person with intent to dishonor any person otherwise than by serious provocation
Section 356 - Assault or attempt to commit theft of property carried by any person by criminal force.
Section 357 - Assault or use of criminal force in an attempt to wrongfully confinement any person.
Section 358 - Assault or use of criminal force on receipt of serious provocation
Section 359 - Kidnapping
Section 360 - Kidnapping from India.
Section 361 - Abduction from lawful guardianship
Section 362 - Kidnapping.
Section 363 - Punishment for kidnapping
Section 363A - Abduction of minor for purposes of begging, disability
Section 364 - Kidnapping or kidnapping to commit murder.
Section 364A - Kidnapping for ransom, etc.
Section 365 - Kidnapping or abduction with intent to covertly and unreasonably confinement/imprison any person.
Section 366 - Kidnapping, kidnapping or abetting any woman to compel her to marry, etc.
Section 366A - Procurement of minor girl
Section 366B - Import of girl child from abroad
Section 367 - Kidnapping or abduction with intent to make person the subject of grievous hurt, servitude, etc.
Section 368 - Wrongful concealment or confinement of kidnapped or kidnapped person.
Section 369 - Kidnapping or abduction with intent to steal from the body of a child under ten years of age
Article 370 - Human trafficking - Buying or selling of any person as a slave.
Section 371 - Habitual behavior of slaves.
Section 372 - Selling to a minor for the purpose of prostitution, etc.
Section 373 - Purchase of minor for the purpose of prostitution, etc.
Section 374 - Forced labor unlawful.
Section 375 - Rape
Section 376 - Punishment for rape
Section 376A - Sexual intercourse by a man with his wife while being separated
Section 376B - Sexual intercourse by a public servant with a woman in his custody
Section 376C - Sexual intercourse by superintendent of jail, remand house, etc.
Section 376D - Sexual intercourse by any member of the hospital's management or staff, etc., with any woman in that hospital
Section 377 - Offenses against nature
Section 378 - Theft
Section 379 - Punishment for theft
Section 380 - Theft in residence etc.
Section 381 - Theft of property in possession of owner by clerk or servant.
Section 382 - Theft after preparation to cause death, damage or obstruction to theft.
Section 383 - Extortion / extortion
Section 384 - Punishment for making extortion.
Section 385 - Putting any person in fear of injury in order to extort money.
Section 386 - Extortion by putting any person in fear of death or grievous hurt.
Section 387 - Putting any person in fear of death or grievous hurt in order to make extortion.
Section 388 - Extortion by threat of an offense punishable with death or imprisonment for life, etc.
Section 389 - Putting any person in fear of being charged with an offence, in order to make extortion.
Section 390 - Robbery.
Section 391 - Robbery
Section 392 - Punishment for robbery
Section 393 - Attempt to commit robbery.
Section 394 - Willfully causing hurt in committing robbery
Section 395 - Punishment for dacoity
Section 396 - Dacoity including murder.
Section 397 - Robbery or dacoity with attempt to cause death or grievous hurt.
Section 398 - Attempt to commit robbery or dacoity while armed with deadly weapon.
Section 399 - Preparing to commit dacoity.
Section 400 - Punishment for being a gang of bandits
Section 401 - Punishment for belonging to gang of thieves.
Section 402 - Assembly for the purpose of committing dacoity.
Section 403 - Dishonest misappropriation/misuse of property.
Section 404 - Dishonest embezzlement/misuse of property in the possession of the deceased person at the time of his death.
Section 405 - Criminal breach of trust.
Section 406 - Criminal breach of trust
Section 407 - Criminal breach of trust by caretaker, etc.
Section 408 - Criminal breach of trust by clerk or servant
Section 409 - Criminal breach of trust by public servant or bank employee, trader or agent
Section 410 - Stolen property
Section 411 - Dishonestly receiving stolen property
Section 412 - Dishonestly receiving property which has been stolen in order to commit dacoity.
Section 413 - Practicing trade in stolen property.
Section 414 - Assisting in concealment of stolen property.
Section 415 - Cheating
Section 416 - Cheating by impersonation
Section 417 - Punishment for cheating.
Section 418 - Cheating with knowledge that wrongful harm may be caused to person whose interest the offender is bound to protect
Section 419 - Punishment for cheating by impersonation.
Section 420 - Cheating and dishonestly inducing to give valuable article/property
Section 421 - Dishonestly or fraudulently diversion or concealment of property to prevent distribution among creditors
Section 422 - Dishonestly or fraudulently preventing money from becoming available to creditors
Section 423 - Dishonest or fraudulent execution of deed of transfer containing false statement as to consideration
Section 424 - Dishonestly or fraudulently extortion or concealment of property
Section 425 - Mischief / mischief.
Section 426 - Punishment for mischief
Section 427 - Mischief causing damage to fifty rupees
Section 428 - Mischief by killing or incapacitating an animal of the value of ten rupees
Section 429 - Abetment by means of carrying, etc., of any value, or by killing or incapacitating any animal of the value of fifty rupees, etc.
Section 430 - Mischief by causing damage to irrigation work or by wrongful diversion of water
Section 431 - Mischief by causing damage to public road, bridge, river or water channel
Section 432 - Mischief by causing harmful inundation or obstruction to public drainage
Section 433 - Mischief by destroying, removing or making less useful any lighthouse or sea-mark
Section 434 - Mischief by destruction or removal, etc., of a land mark put up by a public authority
Section 435 - Mischief by fire or explosive substance with intent to cause damage of one hundred rupees or (in case of agricultural produce) ten rupees.
Section 436 - Mischief by fire or explosive substance with intent to destroy house, etc.
Section 437 - Misdemeanor with intent to destroy or render unsafe a shipwrecked or a vessel of twenty tonne load.
Section 438 - Punishment for mischief by fire or explosive substance mentioned in section 437.
Section 439 - Punishment for intentionally setting ship on land or shore with intent to commit theft, etc.
Section 440 - Mischief committed after preparation to cause death or hurt
Section 441 - Criminal trespass.
Section 442 - House-trespass
Section 443 - Covert house-trespass
Section 444 - Night-time covert house-trespass
Section 445 - House-breaking.
Section 446 - Night house-breaking
Section 447 - Punishment for criminal trespass.
Section 448 - Punishment for house-trespass.
Section 449 - House-trespass to prevent offense punishable with death
Section 450 - House-trespass to commit offense punishable with imprisonment for life
Section 451 - House-trespass to commit offense punishable with imprisonment.
Section 452 - Entering the house without permission, Preparing to cause hurt, Assault or wrongful coercion
Section 453 - Punishment for disguised house-trespass or house-breaking
Section 454 - Secretly committing house-trespass or house-breaking in order to commit offense punishable with imprisonment.
Section 455 - Disguised house-trespass or house-breaking after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful obstruction
Section 456 - Punishment for house-trespass or house-breaking by hiding at night.
Section 457 - Covertly committing house-trespass or house-breaking at night to commit offense punishable with imprisonment.
Section 458 - House-trespass at night by preparation for damage, assault or wrongful obstruction.
Section 459 - Causing grievous hurt while doing covert house-trespass or house-breaking
Section 460 - All persons jointly involved in nightly covert house-trespass or night-breaking house-breaking are punishable when death or grievous hurt is caused by one of them
Section 461 - Dishonestly breaking open receptacle containing property
Section 462 - Punishment for the same offense when committed by a person to whom custody is entrusted
Section 463 - Forgery
Section 464 - Making a false document
Section 465 - Punishment for forgery.
Section 466 - Forgery of court record or public register etc.
Section 467 - Forgery of valuable security, will, etc.
Section 468 - Forgery for the purpose of deceit
Section 469 - Forgery with intent to cause harm to reputation
Section 470 - Forged 2 [document or electronic record
Section 471 - Using forged document or electronic record as original
Section 472 - Making or taking possession of counterfeit currency, etc., with intent to commit forgery punishable under section 467
Section 473 - Making or taking possession of counterfeit currency, etc., with intent to commit forgery otherwise than
Section 474 - Possession of document mentioned in section 466 or 467, knowing it to be forged and intending to use it as original
Section 475 - Counterfeiting a characteristic or mark used for authentication of documents mentioned in section 467 or possessing counterfeit marked article
Section 476 - Counterfeiting a characteristic or mark used for authenticating documents other than those mentioned in section 467 or possessing counterfeit marked article
Section 477 - Fraudulent cancellation, destruction, etc. of Will, adoption authorization or valuable security
Section 477A - Falsification of account
Section 478 - Trade Marks
Section 479 - Property-mark
Section 480 - Use of false trade mark
Section 481 - Using false property-mark
Section 482 - Punishment for use of false property-mark.
Section 483 - Counterfeiting a property mark used by another person
Section 484 - Counterfeiting a mark used by a public servant
Section 485 - Making or taking possession of any instrument for counterfeiting property-mark
Section 486 - Sale of goods marked with counterfeit property mark
Section 487 - Making a false mark on a receptacle in which goods are kept
Section 488 - Punishment for using any such false mark
Section 489 - Deteriorating property mark with intent to cause injury
Section 489A - Counterfeiting of currency notes or bank notes
Section 489B - Using counterfeit or counterfeit currency notes or bank notes as genuine
Section 489C - Possession of counterfeit or counterfeit currency notes or bank notes
Section 489D - Making or possessing apparatus or material for counterfeiting or counterfeiting currency notes or bank notes
Section 489E - Composition or use of currency notes or documents resembling banknotes
Section 490 - Breach of service during voyage or voyage
Section 491 - Breach of contract to attend to helpless person and to supply his needs
Section 492 - Breach of contract to serve at a distant place where the servant is taken at the expense of the master
Section 493 - Cohabitation caused by a man who fraudulently induces belief in lawful marriage.
Section 494 - To remarry during the lifetime of the spouse
Section 495 - Same offense by concealing the previous marriage from the person with whom the subsequent marriage is performed.
Section 496 - Fraudulently performing marriage ceremony without lawful marriage.
Section 497 - Adultery
Section 498 - Seducing, or detaining, a married woman with criminal intent
Section 498A - Cruelty to a woman by her husband or relative of her husband
Section 499 - Defamation
Section 500 - Punishment for defamation.
Section 501 - Printing or engraving of matter known to be defamatory.
Section 502 - Sale of printed or engraved material having defamatory matter.
Section 503 - Criminal intimidation.
Section 504 - Willful insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace
Section 505 - Statement in public opinion.
Section 506 - Intimidation
Section 507 - Criminal intimidation by anonymous communication.
Section 508 - Act done by causing person to believe that he will be an object of divine displeasure
Section 509 - Word, gesture or act intended to outrage the modesty of a woman
Section 510 - Misconduct in public place by a drunken person.
Section 511 - Punishment for attempting to commit offenses punishable with imprisonment for life or with other imprisonment

 

Indian penal code Notes