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IPC Section 57 : Fractions Of Terms Of Punishment
In calculating fractions of terms of punishment,
[imprisonment] for life shall be reckoned as equivalent to2
[imprisonment] for twenty years.
- Subs. by Act 26 of 1955, s. 117 and the Sch., for “transportation” (w.e.f. 1-1-1956).
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