Chapter XI: Of False Evidence And Offences Against Public Justice

Chapter XI: Of False Evidence And Offences Against Public Justice

Section 191: Giving false evidence

Section 192: Fabricating false evidence

Section 193: Punishment for false evidence

Section 194: Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to procure conviction of capital offence

Section 195: Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to procure conviction of offence punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment

Section 196: Using evidence known to be false

Section 197: Issuing or signing false certificate

Section 198: Using as true a certificate known to be false

Section 199: False statement made in declaration which is by law receivable as evidence

Section 200: Using as true such declaration knowing it to be false

Section 201: Causing disappearance of evidence of offence, or giving false information to screen offender

Section 202: Intentional omission to give information of offence by person bound to inform

Section 203: Giving false information respecting an offence committed

Section 204: Destruction of document to prevent its production as evidence

Section 205: False personation for purpose of act or proceeding in suit or prosecution

Section 206: Fraudulent removal or concealment of property to prevent its seizure as forfeited or in execution

Section 207: Fraudulent claim to property to prevent its seizure as forfeited or in execution

Section 208: Fraudulently suffering decree for sum not due

Section 209: Dishonestly making false claim in Court

Section 210: Fraudulently obtaining decree for sum not due

Section 211: False charge of offence made with intent to injure

Section 212: Harbouring offender

Section 213: Taking gift, etc., to screen an offender from punishment

Section 214: Offering gift or restoration of property in
consideration of screening offender

Section 215: Taking gift to help to recover stolen property, etc

Section 216: Harboring offender who has escaped from custody or whose apprehension has been ordered

Section 216A: Penalty for harboring robbers or dacoits

Section 216B: [Definition of harbor in sections 212, 216 and 216A: Repealed by the Indian Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 1942 (8 of 1942)]

Section 217: Public servant disobeying direction of law with intent to save person from punishment or property from forfeiture

Section 218: Public servant framing incorrect record or writing with intent to save person from punishment or property from forfeiture

Section 219: Public servant in judicial proceeding corruptly making report, etc., contrary to law

Section 220: Commitment for trial or confinement by person having authority who knows that he is acting contrary to law

Section 221: Intentional omission to apprehend on the part of public servant bound to apprehend

Section 222: Intentional omission to apprehend on the part of public servant bound to apprehend person under sentence or lawfully committed

Section 223: Escape from confinement or custody negligently suffered by public servant

Section 224: Resistance or obstruction by a person to his lawful apprehension

Section 225: Resistance or obstruction to lawful apprehension of another person

Section 225A: Omission to apprehend, or sufferance of escape, on part of public servant, in cases not otherwise, provided for

Section 225B: Resistance or obstruction to lawful apprehension, or escape or rescue in cases not otherwise provided for

Section 226: [Unlawful return from transportation: Repealed by the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 1995, w.e.f. 1st. January, 1956]

Section 227: Violation of condition of remission of punishment

Section 228: Intentional insult or interruption to public servant sitting in judicial proceeding

Section 228A: Disclosure of identity of the victim of certain offences etc

Section 229: Personation of a juror or assessor