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IPC Section 357: Assault Or Criminal Force In Attempt Wrongfully To Confine A Person
Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person, in attempting wrongfully to confine that person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.
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|Offence||Assault or use of criminal Force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person|
1 Year or Fine or Both
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|