Chapter VIII: Of Offences Against The Public Tranquillity

Chapter VIII: Of Offences Against The Public Tranquillity

Section 141: Unlawful assembly

Section 142: Being member of unlawful assembly

Section 143: Punishment

Section 144: Joining unlawful assembly armed with deadly weapon

Section 145: Joining or continuing in unlawful assembly, knowing it has been commanded to disperse

Section 146: Rioting

Section 147: Punishment for rioting

Section 148: Rioting, armed with deadly weapon

Section 149: Every member of unlawful assembly guilty of offence committed in prosecution of common object

Section 150: Hiring, or conniving at hiring, of persons to join unlawful assembly

Section 151: Knowingly joining or continuing in assembly of five or more persons after it has been commanded to disperse

Section 152: Assaulting or obstructing public servant when suppressing riot, etc.

Section 153: Wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot-if rioting be committed-if not committed

Section 153A: Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc., and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony

153AA: Punishment for knowingly carrying arms in any procession or organising, or holding or taking part in any mass drill or mass training with arms

Section 153B: Imputations, assertions prejudicial to national-integration

Section 154: Owner or occupier of land on which an unlawful assembly is held

Section 155: Liability of person for whose benefit riot is committed

Section 156: Liability of agent of owner or occupier for whose benefit riot is committed

Section 157: Harboring persons hired for an unlawful assembly

Section 158: Being hired to take part in an unlawful assembly or riot

Section 159: Affray

Section 160: Punishment for committing affray