IPC Section 320: Grievous Hurt

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IPC Section 320: Grievous Hurt

The following kinds of hurt only are designated as “grievous”:-

First:- Emasculation.

Secondly:- Permanent privation of the sight of either eye.

Thirdly:- Permanent privation of the hearing of either ear.

Fourthly:- Privation of any member or joint.

Fifthly:- Destruction or permanent impairing of the powers of any member or joint.

Sixthly:- Permanent disfiguration of the head or face.

Seventhly:- Fracture or dislocation of a bone or tooth.

Eighthly:- Any hurt which endangers life or which causes the sufferer to be during the space of twenty days in severe bodily pain, or unable to follow his ordinary pursuits.

-Text In Indian Penal Code

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