Section 47 BNS – Section 47 of New Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Section 47 BNS or Section 47 of Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita talks about “Abetment in India of offences outside India.

Section 47 of BNS is part of CHAPTER IV OF ABETMENT, CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY AND ATTEMPT in Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita 2023 Act

Definition of Section 47 BNS

47. A person abets an offence within the meaning of this Sanhita who, in India, abets the commission of any act without and beyond India which would constitute an offence if committed in India.


A, in India, instigates B, a foreigner in country X, to commit a murder in that country,
A is guilty of abetting murder.

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