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IPC Section 440: Mischief Committed After Preparation Made For Causing Death Or Hurt
Whoever commits mischief, having made preparation for causing to any person death, or hurt, or wrongful restraint, or fear of death, or of hurt, or of wrongful restraint, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to five years, and shall also be liable to fine.
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|Mischief committed after preparation made for causing death, or hurt, etc.
5 Years + Fine
Magistrate First Class
|Offence is NOT Compoundable