IPC Section 379 (What is IPC section 379)

IPC Section 379. What is IPC section 379 and what legal action were taken under this act?

Any person committing the offense of theft is punishable under section 379 with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.


Theft may be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Definition:

Under IPC section 379 you are accused of Theft or the act of stealing 

specifically : the felonious taking and removing of personal property with intent to deprive the rightful owner of it. b : an unlawful taking (as by embezzlement or burglary) of property.

Crime committed:

Any person committing the offense of theft

Punishment to be received :

Theft may be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both

Such crimes are not considered to be very serious crimes, but doing so is a crime by law, so such crimes should not be encouraged. By doing theft you harm others property or hard earn money that is a serious crime under Indian penal court

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