Here we are going to explain what punishable offence in this section is and how much has imprisonment under section 509.


Word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman:
In this section says that  Whoever, intending to insult the modesty of any woman, utters any word, makes any sound or do any gesture, or exhibits any object, intending that such word or sound shall be heard, or that such gesture or object shall be seen, by such woman, or intrudes upon the privacy of such woman, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.

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