What are the offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime? Classification of offences under Section 302, 303, 304, 304A, 304B, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317 and 318 of Indian Penal Code 1860.

 

Offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime are defined under Section 302, 303, 304, 304A, 304B, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317 and 318 of Indian Penal Code 1860. Classification of offences relating to these sections are:

   CHAPTER XVI - OFFENCES AFFECTING THE HUMAN BODY

 

Section

 

Offence

 

Punishment

 

Cognizable or non-cognizable

 

Bailable or non-bailable

 

By what court triable

 

302 IPC

 

Murder

Death, or imprisonment
for life, and fine

 

Cognizable 
 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

303 IPC

Murder by a person under sentence of imprisonment for life.

Death, or imprisonment
for life, and fine

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

304 IPC

Culpable homicide not amounting to murder, if act by which the death is caused is done with intention of causing death, etc.

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

 

Court of Session

 

   

If act is done with knowledge that it is likely to cause death, but without any intention to cause death, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 10 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 
 

304A  IPC

Causing death by rash or negligence act.

Imprisonment for 2 years or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

304B IPC

 

Dowry death

Imprisonment of not less than seven years but which may extend to imprisonment for life.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

305 IPC

Abetment of suicide committed by child, or insane or delirious person or an idiot, or a person intoxicated.

Death, or imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

306 IPC

Abetting the commission of suicide

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

307 IPC

 

Attempt to murder

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

 

Cognizable 

 

 

Non-bailable

 

 

Court of Session

 

   

If such act causes hurt to any person.

 

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

   

Attempt by life-convict to murder, if hurt is caused.

 

Death or imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

308 IPC

Attempt to commit culpable homicide.

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

   

If such act causes hurt to any person.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

309 IPC

Attempt to commit suicide

Simple imprisonment for 1 year, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate.

 

311 IPC

Being a thug

Imprisonment for life and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

Court of Session
 

312 IPC

Causing miscarriage

Imprisonment for 3 years, fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

   

If the woman be quick with child

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

313 IPC

Causing miscarriage without woman's consent.

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session.

 

314 IPC

Death caused by an act done with intent to cause miscarriage.

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

   

If act done without woman's consent.

 

Imprisonment for life, or as above.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

315 IPC

Act done with intent to prevent a child being born alive, or to cause it to die after its birth.

Imprisonment for 10 years or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

316 IPC

Causing death of a quick unborn child by an act amounting to culpable homicide.

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

317 IPC

Exposure of a child under 12 years of age by parent or person having care of it with intention of wholly abandoning it.

Imprisonment for 7 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

318 IPC

Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body.

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable 

 

Non-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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