What is Kidnapping or abducting in order to subject person to grievous hurt, slavery, etc? What is Wrongfully concealing or keeping in confinement, kidnapped or abducted person? What is Kidnapping or abducting child under ten years with intent to steal from its person? Buying or disposing of any person as a slave, Habitual dealing in slaves. What is punishment under Section 367, 368, 369, 370 and 371 of Indian Penal Code 1860

Kidnapping or abducting in order to subject person to grievous hurt, slavery, etc, Wrongfully concealing or keeping in confinement, kidnapped or abducted person, Kidnapping or abducting child under ten years with intent to steal from its person, Buying or disposing of any person as a slave, Habitual dealing in slaves,  and punishments for all these crimes under Indian Penal Code is defined under Section 366, 366A and 366B of Indian Penal Code 1860. Provisions under these sections are

 

 

 

Section 367 of Indian Penal Code. "Kidnapping or abducting in order to subject person to grievous hurt, slavery, etc"

Whoever kidnaps or abducts any person in order that such person may be subjected, or may be so disposed of as to be put in danger of being subject to grievous hurt, or slavery, or to the unnatural lust of any person, or knowing it to be likely that such person will be so subjected or disposed of, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

 

Section 368 of Indian Penal Code. "Wrongfully concealing or keeping in confinement, kidnapped or abducted person" Whoever, knowing that any person has been kidnapped or has been abducted, wrongfully conceals or confines such person, shall be punished in the same manner as if he had kidnapped or abducted such person with the same intention or knowledge, or for the same purpose as that with or for which he conceals or detains such person in confinement.

 

Section 369 of Indian Penal Code. "Kidnapping or abducting child under ten years with intent to steal from its person"

Whoever kidnaps or abducts any child under the age of ten years with the intention of taking dishonestly any movable property from the person of such child, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

 

Section 370 of Indian Penal Code. "Buying or disposing of any person as a slave"

Whoever imports, exports, removes, buys, sells or disposes of any person as a slave, or accepts, receives or detains against his will any person as a slave, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

 

Section 371 of Indian Penal Code. "Habitual dealing in slaves"

Whoever habitually imports, exports, removes, buys, sells, traffics or deals in slaves, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term not exceeding ten years, and shall also be liable to fine. 

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