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IIPC Section 209: Dishonestly Making False Claim In Court
Whoever fraudulently or dishonestly, or with intent to injure or annoy any person, makes in a Court of Justice any claim which he knows to be false, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, and shall also be liable to fine.
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|Offence||False claim in a court of Justice|
|Punishment||2 Years + Fine|
|Triable By||Magistrate First Class|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|