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IPC Section 435: Mischief By Fire Or Explosive Substance With Intent To Cause Damage To Amount Of One Hundred Or (In Case Of Agricultural Produce ) Ten Rupees
Whoever commits mischief by fire or any explosive substance intending to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause, damage to any property to the amount of one hundred rupees or upwards 1 or (where the property is agricultural produce) ten rupees or upwards], shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years and shall also be liable to fine.
- Ins. by Act 8 of 1882, s. 10.
-Text In Indian Penal Code
|Offence||Mischief by fire or explosive substance with intent to cause damage to an amount of 100 rupees or upwards, or, in case of agricultural produce, 10 rupees or upwards|
|Punishment||7 Years + Fine|
Magistrate First Class
|Offence Compoundable||Offence is NOT Compoundable|