Indian Penal Code IPC 413 Section PDF
IPC 413 – Habitually dealing in stolen property
Indian Penal Code IPC 413 Section
Whoever habitually receives or deals in property which he knows or has reason to believe to be stolen property, shall be punished with 1 [imprisonment for life], or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.
What is IPC 413, Section 413 Indian Penal Code
Section IPC 413: Habitually Dealing in Stolen Property
- IPC 413 addresses situations where a person habitually buys, receives, or deals in property that they know or have reason to believe is stolen property.
- This section is concerned with individuals who repeatedly engage in the buying or selling of stolen goods, which can contribute to criminal activities.
- IPC 413 aims to deter and punish individuals who make a habit of dealing in stolen property.
The punishment for offenses under IPC 413 includes imprisonment for up to seven years and a fine. If the person is found guilty of a subsequent offense, the punishment can be more severe.