Definition of IPC 389:
Putting person in fear of accusation of offence, in order to commit extortion.
According to Para 1 – This section is Non-bailable, Cognizable and Non-compoundable.
According to Para 2 – This section is Bailable, Cognizable and Non-compoundable.
Triable By :
Magistrate of the first class.
According to Para 1 – Imprisonment for 10 years and fine.
According to Para 2 – Imprisonment for life.