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IPC Section 198: Using As True A Certificate Known To Be False
Whoever corruptly uses or attempts to use any such certificate as a true certificate, knowing the same to be false in any material point, shall be punished in the same manner as if he gave false evidence.
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|Offence||Using as a true certificate one known to be false in a material point|
|Punishment||As for False Evidence|
|Triable By||As for False Evidence|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|