IPC Section 303: Punishment For Murder By Life-Convict

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IPC Section 303: Punishment For Murder By Life-Convict

Whoever, being under sentence of 1 imprisonment for life, commits murder, shall be punished with death.


  1. Subs. by Act 26 of 1955, s. 117 and the Sch., for ‘transportation for life” (w.e.f. 1-1-1956).

-Text In Indian Penal Code

OffenceMurder by a person under Sentence of imprisonment for life
Triable ByCourt of Session
Offence CompoundableOffence is NOT Compoundable

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