What are the offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime? Classification of offences under Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347 and 348 of Indian Penal Code 1860

Offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime are defined under Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347 and 348 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

 

323 IPC

 

Voluntarily Causing Hurt

 

Imprisonment for 1 year, or fine of 1,000 rupees, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

324 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapons or means.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

325 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

326 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means.

 

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

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

327 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing hurt to extort property or a valuable security, or to constrain to do anything which is illegal or which may facilitate the commission of an offence.

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

328 IPC

 

Administering stupefying drug with intent to cause hurt, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

329 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to export property or a valuable security, or to constrain to do anything which is illegal, or which may facilitate the commission of an offence.

 

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

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

330 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing hurt to extort confession or information, or to compel restoration of property, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class.

 

331 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to extort confession or information, or to compel restoration of property, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

332 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant from his duty.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class.

 

333 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt to deter public servant from his duty.

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session.

 

334 IPC

 

Voluntarily causing hurt on grave and sudden provocation, not intending to hurt any other than the person who gave the provocation.

 

Imprisonment for 1 month, or fine of 500 rupees, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate.

 

335 IPC

 

Causing grievous hurt on grave and sudden provocation, not intending to hurt any other than the person who gave the provocation.

 

Imprisonment for 4 years, or fine of 2,000 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class.

 

336 IPC

 

Doing any act which endangers human life or the personal safety of others.

 

Imprisonment for 3 months, or fine of 250 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

337 IPC

 

Causing hurt by an act which endangers human life, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 6 months, or fine of 500 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

338 IPC

 

Causing grievous hurt by an act which endangers human life, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine of 1,000 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

341 IPC

 

Wrongfully restraining any person

 

Simple imprisonment for 1 month, or fine of 500 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

342 IPC

 

Wrongfully confining any person

 

Imprisonment for 1 year, fine of 1,000 rupees, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

343 IPC

 

Wrongfully confining for 3 or more days.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

344 IPC

 

Wrongfully confining for 10 or and more days.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

345 IPC

 

Keeping any person in wrongful confinement, knowing that a writ has been issued for his liberation

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, in addition to imprisonment under any other section

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

346 IPC

 

Wrongful confinement in secret

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, in addition to imprisonment under any other section

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

347 IPC

 

Wrongful confinement for the purpose of extorting property, or constraining to an illegal act, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

348 IPC

 

Wrongful confinement for the purpose of extorting confession or information, or of compelling restoration of property, etc.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

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