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IPC Section 278: Making Atmosphere Noxious To Health
Whoever voluntarily vitiates the atmosphere in any place so as to make it noxious to the health of persons in general dwelling or carrying on business in the neighbourhood or passing along a public way, shall be punished with fine which may extend to five hundred rupees.
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|Offence||Making atmosphere noxious to health|
|Triable By||Any Magistrate|
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|