Section 355 BNS – Section 355 of New Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Section 355 BNS or Section 355 of Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita talks about “Misconduct in public by a drunken person.

Section 355 of BNS is part of CHAPTER XIX OF CRIMINAL INTIMIDATION, INSULT, ANNOYANCE, DEFAMATION, ETC. in Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita 2023 Act

Definition of Section 355 BNS

Whoever, in a state of intoxication, appears in any public place, or in any place which it is a trespass in him to enter, and there conducts himself in such a manner as to cause annoyance to any person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to twenty-four hours, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both or with community service.

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