Section 120A of Indian Penal Code. "Definition of Criminal Conspiracy"
When two or more persons agree to do, or cause to be done,-
(1) an illegal act, or
(2) an act which is not illegal by illegal means, such an agreement is
designated a criminal conspiracy:
Provided that no agreement except an agreement to commit an offence shall amount
to a criminal conspiracy unless some act besides the agreement is done by one or
more parties to such agreement in pursuance thereof.
Explanation- It is immaterial whether the illegal act is the ultimate object of
such agreement, or is merely incidental to that object.
Section 120B of
Indian Penal Code. "Punishment for Criminal
(1) Whoever is a party
to a criminal conspiracy to commit an offence
punishable with death, [imprisonment for life] or
rigorous imprisonment for a term of two years or
upwards, shall, where no express provision is made
in this Code for the punishment of such a
conspiracy, be punished in the same manner as if he
had abetted such offence.
(2) Whoever is a party to a criminal conspiracy
other than a criminal conspiracy to commit an
offence punishable as aforesaid shall be punished
with imprisonment of either description for a term
not exceeding six months, or with fine or with both.
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