IPC Section 53: Punishments

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IPC Section 53: Punishments

The punishments to which offenders are liable under the provisions of this Code are— 

First.—Death;

 2 [Secondly.—Imprisonment for life;]

3 *             *                 *                                      *                                                * 

Fourthly.—Imprisonment, which is of two descriptions, namely:—

 (1) Rigorous, that is, with hard labour;

Amendment

  1. Subs. by Act 26 of 1955, s. 117 and the Sch., for “Secondly.—Transportation” (w.e.f. 1-1-1956).
  2. Cl. Thirdly omitted by Act 17 of 1949, s. 2 (w.e.f. 6-4-1949).

-Text In Indian Penal Code

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