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IPC Sectio 358: Assault Or Criminal Force On Grave Provocation
Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person on grave and sudden provocation given by that person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one month, or with fine which may extend to two hundred rupees, or with both.
Explanation:-The last section is subject to the same Explanation as section 352.
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|Offence||Assault or use of criminal force on grave and sudden provocation|
|Punishment||Simple Imprisonment for 1 Month or Fine or Both|
|Triable By||Any Magistrate|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|