Definition of IPC 261:Indian Penal Code IPC-261

Effacing, writing from substance bearing Government stamp, or removing from document a stamp used for it, with intent to cause loss to Government.

Classification :

This section is Bailable, Cognizable and Non-compoundable.

Triable By :

Magistrate of the first class.

Punishment :

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.