What are the offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime? Classification of offences under 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 and 377 of Indian Penal Code 1860

Offences affecting the human body and punishment for the crime are defined under 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 and 377 of Indian Penal Code 1860. Classification of offences relating to these sections are:

 

 

 CHAPTER XVI - OFFENCES AFFECTING THE HUMAN BODY

 

IPC Section

 

Offence

 

Punishment

 

Cognizable or non-cognizable

 

Bailable or non-bailable

 

By what court triable

 

352 IPC

 

Assault or use of criminal force otherwise than on grave provocation

 

Imprisonment for 3 months, fine of 500 rupees, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

353 IPC

 

Assault or use of criminal force to deter a public servant from discharge of his duty

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

354 IPC

 

Assault or use of criminal force to a woman with intent to outrage her modesty

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

355 IPC

 

Assault or criminal force with intent to dishonour a person, otherwise than on grave and sudden provocation

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

356 IPC

 

Assault or criminal force in attempt to commit theft of property worn or carried by a person

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

357 IPC

 

Assault or use of criminal force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person

 

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

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

358 IPC

 

Assault or use of criminal force on grave and sudden provocation

 

Simple imprisonment for one month, or fine of 200 rupees, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

359 IPC

 

Kidnapping

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

363A IPC

 

Kidnapping or obtaining the custody of a minor in order that such minor may be employed or used for purposes of begging

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

   

Maiming a minor in order that such minor may be employed or used for purposes of begging

 

Imprisonment for life and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

364 IPC

 

Kidnapping or abducting in order to murder

 

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

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

364A IPC

 

Kidnapping for ransom, etc

 

Death, or imprisonment for life, and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

365 IPC

 

Kidnapping or abducting with intent secretly and wrongfully to confine a person

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

366 IPC

 

Kidnapping or abducting a woman to compel her marriage or to cause her defilement, etc

 

Imprisonment for 10 years fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

IPC 366A

 

Procuration of minor girl

 

Imprisonment for 10 years fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

366B IPC

 

Importation of girl from foreign country

 

Imprisonment for 10 years fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

367 IPC

 

Kidnapping or abducting in order to subject a person to grievous hurt, slavery, etc

 

Imprisonment for 10 years fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

368 IPC

 

Concealing or keeping in confinement a kidnapped person

 

Punishment for kidnapping or abduction

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court by which the kidnapping or abduction is triable

 

369 IPC

 

Kidnapping or abducting a child with intent to take property from the person of such child

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

370 IPC

 

Buying or disposing of any person as a slave

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

371 IPC

 

Habitual dealing in slaves

 

Imprisonment for life, or imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

372 IPC

 

Selling or letting to hire a minor for purposes of prostitution, etc

 

Imprisonment for 10 years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

373 IPC

 

Buying or obtaining possession of a minor for the same purposes

 

Imprisonment for 10 years fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

374 IPC

 

Unlawful compulsory labour

 

Imprisonment for 1 year, or fine, or both

 

Cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

376 IPC

 

Rape

 

Imprisonment for life or imprisonment for ten years and fine

 

Cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

 

 

Intercourse by a man with his wife not being under twelve years of age

 

Imprisonment for two years or fine or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court of Session

 

376A IPC

 

Intercourse by a man with his wife during separation

 

Imprisonment for two years and fine

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court of Session

 

376B IPC

 

Intercourse by public servant with woman in his custody

 

Imprisonment for five years and fine

 

Cognizable (but no arrest  shall be made without a warrant or without an order of a Magistrate)

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

376C IPC

 

Intercourse by superintendent of jail, remand home, etc

 

Imprisonment for five years and fine

 

Cognizable (but no arrest  shall be made without a warrant or without an order of a Magistrate)

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

376D IPC

 

Intercourse by manager, etc., of a hospital with any woman in that hospital

 

Imprisonment for five years and fine

 

Cognizable (but no arrest  shall be made without a warrant or without an order of a Magistrate)

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

377 IPC

 

Unnatural offences

 

Imprisonment for five years and fine

 

Cognizable (but no arrest  shall be made without a warrant or without an order of a Magistrate)

 

Non-bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

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