Section 201 BNS – Section 201 of New Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Section 201 BNS or Section 201 of Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita talks about “Public servant framing an incorrect document with intent to cause injury

Section 201 of BNS is part of CHAPTER XII OF OFFENCES BY OR RELATING TO PUBLIC SERVANTS in Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita 2023 Act

Definition of Section 201 BNS

Whoever, being a public servant, and being, as such public servant, charged with the preparation or translation of any document or electronic record, frames, prepares or translates that document or electronic record in a manner which he knows or believes to be incorrect, intending thereby to cause or knowing it to be likely that he may thereby cause injury to any person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

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