Provision

Whoever falsely personates another, and in such assumed character makes any admission or statement, or confesses judgment, or causes any process to be issued or becomes bail or security, or does any other act in any suit or criminal prosecution, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.


Simply put

It states that whoever falsely personates another, and in such a way that, the assumed character either makes an admission, or makes a statement, or confesses judgment, or causes issuance of any process or becomes bail or becomes security, or does any other act either in any suit or in criminal prosecution, that person shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 3 years, or with fine, or with both.



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