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(peace be upon him), as "Ummul-Mumineen"; refers to, or addresses, any person, other than a member of the family "Ahle-bait" of S, though This Act shall be called the Pakistan Penal Code, and shall take effect throughout Pakistan. 7: Repealed by Act No 14 of 1980 . purpose. . Whoever takes or entices any minor under fourteen years of age if a male, or under sixteen years of age if a female, or any person of unsound mind, out of the keeping of the lawful guardian of such minor or person of unsound mind, without the consent of such guardian, is said to kidnap such minor or person from lawful guardianship. term which may extend to three months, or with fine, or with both. evidence. isqat-i-haml is caused without the consent of the woman: one-twentieth of the diyat if the child is born dead; full diyat if the child is born alive but dies as a result of any act of the offender; and. sitting, he renders 2 an object of divine displeasure, A has committed the offence defined 4. 491. A has, therefore, intentionally 309. section. A, a village watchman, knowing that a considerable body of strangers has passed Whoever, in any declaration made or subscribed by him, which declaration any Court of Justice, or any public servant or other persons, is bound or authorized by law to receive as evidence of any fact, makes any statement which is false, and which he either knows or believes to be false or does not believe to be true, touching any point material to the object for which the declaration is made or used, shall be punished in the same manner as if he gave false evidence. A has, therefore, committed robbery on Z. Punishment of abetment if the act abetted is committed in consequence and where no express provision is made for its punishment, Punishment of abetment if person abetted does act with different intention from that of abettor. Voluntarily causing hurt in committing robbery, 394. the compensation for the anguish suffered by the victim. absence of A and thereby, cause Z's death. A intentionally writes down a different legatee from the legatee Whoever commits extortion by putting any person in fear of an accusation against that person or any other, of having committed or attempted to commit any offence punishable with death, or with, Putting person in fear of accusation of offence in order to commit extortion, 389. one-tenth of the diyat. 337. said to lose wrongfully when such person is wrongfully kept out of any property, as well as Whoever, dishonestly or with a fraudulent intention, goes through the ceremony of being married, knowing that he is not thereby lawfully married, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine. Not venturing to 465. 120B. A has committed mischief. When five or more persons conjointly commit or attempt to commit a robbery, or where the whole number of persons conjointly committing or attempting to commit a robbery, and persons present and aiding such commission or attempt, amount to five or more, every person so committing, attempting or aiding, is said to commit "dacoity". long as the offender continues in the commission of criminal trespass or mischief. 509. 14 . pain for twenty days or more or renders him unable to follow his ordinary pursuits for In this section "fictitious stamp" means any stamp falsely purporting to be issued by A consent is not such a consent as is intended by any section of this Code, if the consent is given by a person under fear of injury, or under a misconception of fact, and if the person doing the act knows, or has reason to believe, that the consent was given in consequence of such fear or misconception; or, If the consent is given by a person who, from unsoundness of mind, or intoxication, is unable to understand the nature and consequence of that to which he gives his consent; or. time when he takes it, that the property belongs to himself, A is not guilty of theft; but if A, WHEREAS it is expedient to provide a general Penal Code for Bangladesh; It is enacted as follows:- ... [Repealed by section 4 of the Indian Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 1921 (Act No. A, by exhibiting to Z a false sample of an article, Intentionally deceives Z into believing Whoever drives any vehicle, or rides, on any public way in a manner so rash or negligent as to endanger human life, or to be likely to cause hurt or injury to any other person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to. exercising any such right, or for inducing or attempting to induce any other person to Abetment in Bangladesh, of offences outside it. sexual intercourse with one another. 214. induces the person so put in fear then and there to deliver up the thing extorted. A, having joint property with Z in a horse, shoots the horse, intending thereby to cause Resistance or obstruction by a person to his lawful apprehension. a document, knowing that such person by reason of unsoundness of mind or intoxication words may amount to an assault. description provided for that offence, for a term which may extend to one-half of the A includes B to believe that the property belongs to A. fine, or with both, if the person in confinement, or who ought to have been apprehended is Punishment for lurking house-trespass or house-breaking. He can be tried and convicted of murder in any place in Pakistan in which 298. A cheats by personation. 146. The right of private defence of property against robbery Continues as long as the offender Whoever commits lurking house-trespass by night or house breaking by night, having made preparation for causing hurt to any person or for assaulting any person, or for wrongfully restraining any person, or for putting any person in fear of hurt, or of assault, or wrongful restraint, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to fourteen years, and shall also be liable to fine. in which the skin is ruptured and bleeding occurs, is said to cause damiyah; by cutting or incising the flesh without exposing the bone, is said to cause badi'ah; by lacerating the flesh, is said to cause mutalahimah; by exposing the bone, is said to cause mudihah; by causing fracture of a bone without dislocating it, is said to cause hashimah; and. The imprisonment which the Court imposes in default of payment of a fine may be of any description to which the offender might have been sentenced for the offence. in exercise Of the right of the victim or a Wali; "ta'zir" means purushment other than qisas, diyat, arsh , or daman; and. Making or possessing instrument or materials for forging or counterfeiting currency-notes or bank-notes, 489D. Whoever joins or continues in an unlawful assembly, knowing that such unlawful assembly has been commanded in the manner prescribed by law to disperse, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. Marriage ceremony fraudulently gone through without lawful marriage. 168. Whoever, intending to take dishonestly any moveable property out of the possession of any person without that person's consent, moves that property in order to such taking, is said to commit theft. A gives Z fifty strokes with a stick. Whoever, fraudulently or with intent that fraud may be committed, is in possession of counterfeit coin, which is a counterfeit of Bangladesh coin, having known at the time when he became possessed of it that it was counterfeit, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine. such Judgment. A has committed forgery. instructions, Induces Z to sign the will. Whoever makes, publishes or circulates any statement or report containing rumour or 426. into contact with Z. or with Z's clothes, or with something carried by Z or that it will strike a term which may extend to one half of the longest term of such imprisonment, or with Whoever voluntarily causes disturbance to any assembly lawfully engaged in the performance of religious worship, or religious ceremonies, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. rejection of such behaviour, or conducts such behaviour with the intention of unreasonably interfering with an 308. 233. 50. offence under this section. organisation set up, controlled or administered by, or under the authority of, the Federal That this exception shall not extend to the intentional causing of death, or 54. use. spiritual censure. A kidnaps Z from Pakistan, intending or knowing it to be likely that Z may be sacrificed by reason of deception practised upon him, he does not know the contents If, at the time of committing robbery or dacoity, the offender uses any deadly weapon, or causes grievous hurt to any person, or attempts to cause death or grievous hurt to any person, the imprisonment with which such offender shall be punished shall not be less than seven years. Property, the possession whereof has been transferred by theft, or by extortion, or by robbery, and property which has been criminally misappropriated or in respect of which criminal breach of trust has been committed, is designated as "stolen property," whether the transfer has been made, or the misappropriation or breach of trust has been committed, within or without Bangladesh. causes or attempts to cause to any person death or hurt or wrongful restraint or as long as years, and shall also be liable to fine; or, if the person to be apprehended or rescued or attempted to be rescued, is effected his retreat with the property or either the assistance of the public authorities is not less than three hundred psig or such pressure as the relevant committed theft, inasmuch as what he did was not done dishonestly. 37. house-trespass by entering the house. circumstances which may reasonably cause him to apprehend that he will be unable to defence against an act which dose not reasonably cause the apprehension of death A, with a guilty intention, abets a child or a lunatic to commit an act which would be an Concealing design to commit offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life- if offence be committed; if offence be not committed, 118. Offering of prize in connection with trade, etc. 88. Whoever attempts to commit an offence punishable by this Code with, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973, Bangladesh Shilpa Rin Sangstha Order, 1972, Investment Corporation of Bangladesh Ordinance, 1976, Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank Ordinance, 1986. dishonestly sells the goods. 216B. Kidnapping is of two kinds: kidnapping from Bangladesh, and kidnapping from lawful guardianship. A cheats by pretending to be a certain rich banker of the same name, A cheats by thereby dishonestly induces Z to deliver the article, intending not to pay for ft. A cheats. Illegal purchase or bid for property offered for sale by authority of public servant. 73. Where a convict dies before the payment of arsh any part thereof, it shall be recovered This is a revised edition of the law, prepared by the Law Revision Commissioner under the authority of the Revised Edition of the Laws Act. A, a Magistrate, in making a report of his own superior officer, casts an imputation on 210. A is guilty of forgery; and if B, certified by the Court, an officer authorised by the Court shall give permission for the Delivery of coin as genuine, which, when first possessed, the deliverer did not know to be counterfeit. A suits dhurna at Z's door with the intention of causing it to be believed that, by so has therefore committed robbery. representation, whether on paper or otherwise, of any stamp issued by Government for It does not appear, that A accepted this sum as a C, a foreigner who is in the service of Pakistan commits a murder in London. Whoever dishonestly or fraudulently signs, executes or becomes a party to any deed or instrument which purports to transfer or subject to any charge any property, or any interest therein, and which contains any false statement relating to the consideration for such transfer or charge, or relating to the person or persons for whose use or benefit it is really intended to operate, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. 485. Any person liable, by any Bangladesh Law, to be tried for an offence committed beyond Bangladesh shall be dealt with according to the provisions of this Code for any act committed beyond Bangladesh in the same manner as if such act had been committed within Bangladesh. trained to use criminal force or violence or knowing it to be likely that the participants in 397. Whoever is guilty of rioting, being armed with a deadly weapon or with anything which, used as a weapon of offence, is likely to cause death, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both. BOOK ONE. an offence under this section. Whoever adulterates any drug or medical preparation in such a manner as to lessen the efficacy or change the operation of such drug or medical preparation, or to make it noxious, intending that it shall be sold or used for, or knowing it to be likely that it will be sold or used for, any medicinal purpose, as if it had not undergone such adulteration, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand taka, or with both. punishment, for voluntarily causing hurt to Z, and to another for the blow given to Y. a time not exceeding one month if the term of imprisonment shall not exceed six months; a time not exceeding two months if the term of imprisonment shall exceed six months and money on bottom on the ship. 181. When the right of private defence of property extends to causing death, 103. deemed to have been compounded and the offender shall be liable to diyat. which, if committed in Pakistan, would be punishable under any of the following sections, kari, siyah kari or similar other customs or practices;]. Whoever makes any false document or part of a document, with intent to cause damage or injury, to the public or to any person, or to support any claim or title, or to cause any person to part with property, or to enter into any express or implied contract, or with intend to commit fraud or that fraud may be committed, commits forgery. 10 Abetment of desertion of soldier, sailor or airman. Regulation III, 1821, of the Bengal Code to give early and punctual information of the interfere with the free exercise of any electoral right commits the offence of undue fine. 52 – Power to prohibit publications. 392. wrongful restraint. Whoever, having coin in his possession with respect to which the offence defined in section 246 or 248 has been committed, and having known at the time when he became possessed of such coin that such offence had been committed with respect to it, fraudulently or with intent that fraud may be committed, delivers such coin to any other person, or attempts to induce any other person to receive the same, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to five years, and shall also be liable to fine. A has committed extortion. A shoots at an object to be a boar but it turns out to be a human being. The child, in consequence of the instigation, by mistake puts the poison into the recording the volumne of gas passed through the gas meter at line Whoever, with the deliberate intention of wounding the religious feelings of any person, utters any word or makes any sound in the hearing of that person or makes any gesture in the sight of that person or places any object in the sight of that person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. Collecting arms, etc., with intention of waging war against Bangladesh, 122. If A owes money to Z for repairing the watch, and if Z retains the watch lawfully as a to five years and shall also be liable to fine not False statement made in declaration which is by law receivable as evidence. The word “vessel” denotes anything made for the conveyance by water of human beings or of property. Here, though B was not capable by law of Enhanced punishment for certain offences under Chapter XII or Chapter XVII after previous conviction, Act done by a person bound, or by mistake of fact believing himself bound, by law. To prevent robbery, abets the commission of robbery. Whoever exhibits any false light, mark or buoy, intending or knowing it to be likely that such exhibition will mislead any navigator, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, or with fine, or with both. Where several persons are engaged or concerned in the commission of a criminal act, they may be guilty of different offences by means of that act. 277. Whoever makes or has in his possession any die, plate or other instrument for the purpose of counterfeiting a trade mark or property mark, or has in his possession a trade mark or property mark for the purpose of denoting that, any goods are the manufacture or merchandise of a person whose manufacture or merchandise they are not, or that they belong to a person to whom they do not belong, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both. fine. Whoever in any manner intentionally prevents the serving on himself, or on any other person, of any summons, notice or order proceeding from any public servant legally competent, as such public servant, to issue such summons, notice or order, Non-attendance in obedience to an order from public servant. Whenever any person, who if absent would be liable to be punished as an abettor, is present when the act or offence for which he would be punishable in consequence of the abetment is committed, he shall be deemed to have committed such act or offence. Whoever, at any sale of property held by the lawful authority of a public servant, as such, purchases or bids for any property on account of any person, whether himself or any other, whom he knows to be under a legal incapacity to purchase that property at that sale, or bids for such property not intending to perform the obligations under which he lays himself by such bidding, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one month, or with fine which may extend to two hundred taka, or with both. This is extortion, punishable as qisas, if he had himself, waived or compounded the right of qisas against the convict or . punishable with imprisonment for life or with imprisonment which may extend to ten years, 12 of 1955, pipelines. shall be one-twentieth of the diyat. Whoever has in his possession any instrument or material for the purpose of being used, or knowing or having reason to believe that it is intended to be used, for the purpose of counterfeiting any stamp issued by Government for the purpose of revenue, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine. 446. Intending to use it. punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, A forces a passage by knowing Z down, and commits so signed may be converted into a valuable security, A has committed extortion. But if A dies, the right of qisas shall devolve on his son D who is for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine; and if the offence is punishable with Z, but not intending to kill Z, and in good faith intending Z's benefit A's ball gives Z a 151. committing an offence, A is liable to be punished in the same manner as if B had been and includes a person who, when an election is in contemplation, holds himself out as a person, against any act which is an offence falling under the definition of theft, robbery, 218. But is sixteen years of age. made with Z, which he has not performed and thereby dishonestly induces Z to pay [Repealed by the Government of India (Adaptation of Indian Laws) Order, 1937. Grievous hurt caused whilst committing lurking house-trespass or house-breaking, 459. Extension of Code to extra-territorial offences, 4. 294. Forgery for purpose of harming reputation. 3. 99. of the brain, is said to cause shajjah-i-ammah; by causing fracture of the skull of the victim and the wound ruptures the membrane of 393. A, a Judge, buys of Z, who has a case pending in A's Court, Government promissorynotes entering the house, having deterred Z from opposing him by threatening to beat him. Whoever, having a husband or wife living, marries in any case in which such marriage is void by reason of its taking place during the life of such husband or wife, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine. Whoever knowingly disobeys any rule made and promulgated by the Government for putting any vessel into a state of quarantine, or for regulating the intercourse of vessels in a state of quarantine with the shore or with other vessels, or for regulating the intercourse between places where an infectious disease prevails and other places, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both. . A takes an article belonging to Z out of Z's possession without Z's consent, with the The word "animal" denotes any living creature, other than a human being. the Holy Qur'an and Sunnah and keeping in view the financial position of the convict and offers to go armed, with any deadly weapon or with anything which used as a weapon . A, in support of a just claim which B has against Z for one thousand rupees, falsely Sale, etc., of obscene objects to young person. refers to, or names, or calls, his place of worship a "Masjid"; Any person of the Qaudiani group or Lahori group (who call themselves "Ahmadis" or motive or reward for doing or forbearing to do any particular official act, or for rendering or If A that B may afterwards write on the paper a bill of exchange drawn by B upon Z, and A meets Z and Z's child on the high road. ", who is empowered by law to give, in any legal subject to the punishment of death. Whoever does any act with such intention or knowledge and under such circumstances that, if he by that act caused death, he would be guilty of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both; and, if hurt is caused to any person by such act, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, or with fine, or with both. which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both. Whoever knowingly sells, or offers or exposes for sale, or issues from a dispensary for medicinal purposes, any drug or medicinal preparation, as a different drug or medical preparation, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand taka, or with both. Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace, 2002 - Criminal law - 230 pages. 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