Section 79 BNS – Section 79 of New Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Section 79 BNS or Section 79 of Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita talks about ““Word, gesture or act intended to insult modesty of a woman.”

Section 79 of BNS is part of CHAPTER V OF OFFENCES AGAINST WOMAN AND CHILD in Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita 2023 Act

Definition of Section 79 BNS

Whoever, intending to insult the modesty of any woman, utters any words, makes any sound or gesture, or exhibits any object in any form, 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 three years, and also with fine

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