What is Bribery? What is the punishment for Bribery? Section 171B and 171E of Indian Penal Code 1860.
Bribery and punishment for bribery under Indian Penal Code is defined under Section 171B and 171E of Indian Penal Code 1860. Provisions under section 171 B and 171 E are:
Section 171 B of Indian Penal Code. "Bribery"
(i) gives a gratification to any person with the object of inducing. him or any
other person to exercise any electoral right or of rewarding any person for
having exercised any such right; or
Section 171 E of Indian Penal Code. "Punishment for Bribery"
Whoever commits the offence of bribery shall be punished
with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year,
or with fine, or with both: