What is false evidence and offences against public justice? Classification of offences under Section 216A, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 225A, 225B, 227, 228, 228A and 229 of Indian Penal Code 1860.

 

Offences of false evidences and offences against public justice under Section 216A, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 225A, 225B, 227, 228, 228A and 229 of Indian Penal Code 1860. Classification of offences relating to elections are:

 

CHAPTER XI - FALSE EVIDENCE AND OFFENCES AGAINST PUBLIC JUSTICE

 

Section

 

Offence

 

Punishment

 

Cognizable or non-cognizable

 

Bailable or non-bailable

 

By what court triable

 

216A IPC

 

Harbouring robbers or dacoits

 

Rigorous imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class.

 

217 IPC

 

Public servant disobeying a direction of law with intent to save person from punishment, or property from forfeiture.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

218 IPC

 

Public servant framing an incorrect record or writing with intent to save person from punishment, or property from forfeiture.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

219 IPC

 

Public servant in a judicial proceeding corruptly making and pronouncing an order, report, verdict, or decision which he knows to be contrary to law.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years, or fine, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

220 IPC

 

Commitment for trial or confinement by a person having authority, who knows that he is acting contrary to law.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years, or fine, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

221 IPC

 

Intentional omission to apprehend on the part of a public servant bound by law to apprehend an offender, if the offence be capital.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years, with or without fine.

 

According as the 
offence in relation to which
such omission
has been made is cognizable or
non-cognizable.

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment for 10 years.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, with or without fine.

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If punishable with imprisonment for less than 10 years.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, with or without fine.

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

222 IPC

 

Intentional omission to apprehend on the part of a public servant bound by law to apprehend person under sentence of a Court of Justice if under sentence of death.

 

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 14 years, with or without fine.

 

cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

   

If under sentence of imprisonment 10 years, or upwards.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years, with or without fine.

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class.

   

If under sentence of imprisonment for less than 10 years or lawfully committed to custody.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

223 IPC

 

Escape from confinement negligently suffered by a public servant.

 

 Simple imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate.

 

224 IPC

 

Resistance or obstruction by a person to his lawful apprehension.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

225 IPC

 

Resistance or obstruction to the lawful apprehension of any person, or rescuing him from lawful custody.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If charged with an offence punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment for 10 years.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

 

cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If charged with a capital offence

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If the person is sentenced to imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years, or upwards.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

cognizable

 

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

If under sentence of death

 

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

 

225A IPC

 

Omission to apprehend, or
sufferance of escape on part of public servant, in cases not otherwise provided for :-

       
   

(a) in case of intentional omission or sufferance.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first
class

   

(b) in case of negligent omission or sufferance.

 

Simple imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

225B IPC

 

Resistance or obstruction to lawful apprehension, or escape or rescue in case not otherwise provided for.

 

Imprisonment for 6 months, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

227 IPC

 

Violation of condition of remission of punishment.

 

Punishment of original sentence, or if part of punishment
has been undergone, the residue.

 

cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

The Court by which the
original Offence was
triable.

 

228 IPC

 

Intentional insult or interruption to a public servant sitting in any stage of a judicial proceeding.

 

Simple imprisonment for 6 months, or fine of 1,000 rupees, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

The Court in which the
offence is committed
subject to the provisions
of Chapter XXVI

 

228A IPC

 

Disclose of identity of the victim of the certain offences, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate.

   

Printing or publication of a proceeding without prior permission of court.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years and fine

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

229 IPC

 

Personation of a juror or assessor.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine; or both.

 

cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the
first class.

 
 

CLASSIFICATION OF OFFENCES UNDER INDIAN PENAL CODE 1860

Chapter V Abetment - Section 109, 110, 111, 113, 114, 115,116, 117, 118, 119, 120 of IPC

Chapter VA Criminal Conspiracy - Section 120B of IPC

Chapter VI Offences against the State - Section 121, 121a, 122, 123, 124, 124a, 125,,126, 127, 128, 129 and 130 of IPC

Chapter VII Offences relating to the Army, Navy and Air Force - Section 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138 and 140 of IPC

Chapter VIII Offences against public tranquility - Section 143, 144, 145, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 153A, 153B, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159 and 160 of IPC

Chapter IX Offences by or relating to public servants - Sections 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 165A, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170 of 171 IPC

Chapter IVA offences relating to elections - Sections 171E, 171F, 171G, 171H and 171I of IPC

Chapter X Contempt of the lawful authority of pubic servants - Sections 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 216A, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 225A, 225B, 227, 228, 228A, 229 of IPC

Chapter XII Offences relating to Coin and Government Stamps - Section 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 263, 263A of IPC

Chapter XIII Offences relating to Weights and Measures - Section 264, 265, 266, 267 of IPC

Chapter XIV Offences affecting public health, safety, convenience, decency and morals - Sections 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294 and 294A of IPC

Chapter XV Offences Relating to Religion - Section 295, 295A, 296, 297 and 298 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 302, 303, 304, 304A, 304B, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318
 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 363A, 364, 364A, 365, 366, 366A, 366B, 367, 368, 369, 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 376, 376A, 376B, 376C, 376D, 377 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 379, 380, 381, 382, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 392, 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 403, 404, 406, 407, 408, 409, 411, 412, 413, 414, 417, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439 and 440 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 447, 448, 449, 450, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 461, 462 of IPC

Chapter XVIII Offences relating to documents and to property marks - Section 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 471, 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 477A, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 489A, 489B, 489C, 489D and 489E of IPC

Chapter XIX Criminal Breach of Contract of Service - Section 491 of IPC

Chapter XX Offences relating to Marriage - Section 493, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498 of IPC

Chapter XX A cruelty by husband or relatives of husband - Section 498A of IPC

Chapter XXI Defamation - Section 500, 501, 502 of IPC

Chapter XII Criminal Intimidation, Insult and Annoyance - Section 504, 505, 506, 507, 508, 509, 510 of IPC

Chapter XIII Attempts to commit offences - Section 511 of IPC

 

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