Indian Penal Code IPC 482 Section PDF
IPC 482 – Punishment for using a false property mark
Indian Penal Code IPC 482 Section
Whoever uses 3 ***any false property mark shall, unless he proves that he acted without intent to defraud, be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.
What is IPC 482, Section 482 Indian Penal Code
Section IPC 482: Punishment for Using a False Property Mark
- IPC 482 addresses situations where a person uses a false property mark with the intent to deceive or injure another person or with the knowledge that it is likely to cause such deception or injury.
- The term “property mark” refers to any symbol, name, or other mark used to identify property or goods.
- This section is concerned with actions that involve the use of false property marks to deceive others or cause them harm.
- IPC 482 aims to prevent and penalize the misuse of property marks for fraudulent purposes.
The punishment for offenses under IPC 482 includes imprisonment for up to two years, a fine, or both.