Definition of IPC 212:Indian Penal Code IPC-212

Harbouring offender.

Classification :

This section is Bailable, Cognizable and Non-compoundable.

Triable By :

Magistrate of the first class.

Punishment :

According to Para 1 – Imprisonment for 5 years and fine.

According to Para 2 – Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

According to para 3 – Imprisonment for a quarter of the longest term, and of the description, provided for the offence, or fine, or both.