SECTION 21 OF THE INDIAN PENAL CODE ” Public servant “. 21. The words “public servant” denote a person falling under any of the descriptions hereinafter following, namely:— First – [***] Second – Every Commissioned Officer in the Military, Naval or Air Forces of India; Third – Every Judge including any person empowered by law… Read More »
SECTION 228 OF INDIAN PENAL CODE Intentional insult or interruption to public servant sitting in judicial proceeding 228. Whoever intentionally offers any insult, or causes any interruption to any public servant, while such public servant is sitting in any stage of a judicial proceeding, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may… Read More »
SECTION 196 OF INDIAN PENAL CODE Using evidence known to be false. 196. Whoever corruptly uses or attempts to use as true or genuine evidence any evidence which he knows to be false or fabricated, shall be punished in the same manner as if he gave or fabricated false evidence.
SECTIONS 193 OF THE INDIAN PENAL CODE Punishment for false evidence. 193. Whoever intentionally gives false evidence in any stage of a judicial proceeding, or fabricates false evidence for the purpose of being used in any stage of a judicial proceeding, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend… Read More »