Here we are going to explain what is punishable offence in this section and how much has imprisonment or fine under section 357 (IPC).


Assault or criminal force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person: In this section states that Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person, in attempting wrongfully to confine that person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.


Offence : Assault or use of criminal Force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person

Punishment : 1 Year or Fine or Both

This is a Bailable, Cognizable offence and Triable by Any Magistrate

Offence is Compoundable by: The person assaulted or to whom the force was used, with the permission of the Court

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