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IPC Section 276: Sale Of Drug As A Different Drug Or Preparation
Whoever knowingly sells, or offers or exposes for sale, or issues from a dispensary for medicinal purposes, any drug or medical preparation, as a different drug or medical preparation, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.
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|Offence||Knowingly selling or issuing from a dispensary any drug or medical preparation as a different drug or medical preparation|
|Punishment||6 Months or Fine or Both|
|Triable By||Any Magistrate|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|