Provision

When an Act is abetted and a different act is done, the abettor is liable for the act done, in the same manner and to the same extent as if he had directly abetted it. Provided that the act done was a probable consequence of the abetment, and was committed under the influence of the instigation, or with the aid or in pursuance of the conspiracy which constituted the abetment


Simply Put

Whenever the act is abetted but the actual act did not occur not as the consequence of the person’s abetment then the abettor will be liable for the act done in the same manner and to the same extent as if the act was the direct consequence of his/her instigation.

Provided that the act done must be the probable ( likelihood)  consequence committed under the influence of the instigation or with the aid or as a result of conspiracy that constituted the abetment.



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