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IPC Section 232: Counterfeiting Indian Coin
Whoever counterfeits, or knowingly performs any part of the process of counterfeiting 1 Indian coin, shall be punished with 2 imprisonment for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine
- Subs., ibid., for ‘the Queens coin”.
- Subs. by Act 26 of 1955, s. 117 and the Sch., for “transportation for life” (w.e.f. 1-1-1956).
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|Offence||Counterfeiting, or performing any part of the process of counterfeiting coin|
Imprisonment for Life or 10 Years + Fine
|Triable By||Court of Session|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|