Definition of IPC 187:Indian Penal Code IPC-187

Omission to assist public servant when bound by law to give assistance.

Classification :

This section is Bailable, Non-cognizable and Non-compoundable.

Triable By :

Any Magis­trate

Punishment :

According to Para 1 – Simple imprisonment for 1 month, or the fine of 200 rupees, or both.

According to Para 2 – Simple imprisonment for 6 months, or fine of 500 rupees, or both.