Definition of IPC 404:Indian Penal Code IPC-404

Dishonest misappropriation of property possessed by deceased person at the time of his death.

Classification :

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

Triable By :

Magistrate of the first class.

Punishment :

According to Para 1 – Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

According to Para 2 – Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.