Provision

Whoever, by personation or otherwise, shall intentionally cause, or knowingly suffer himself to be returned, empanelled or sworn as a juryman or assessor in any case in which he knows that he is not entitled by law to be so returned, empanelled or sworn, or knowing himself to have been so returned, empanelled or sworn contrary to law, shall voluntarily serve on such jury or as such assessor, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.


Simply put

Personation of a juror or assessor has been made an offence under this section. The section states that whoever, either by personation or otherwise, shall intentionally cause, or knowingly suffer himself to be either returned or empanelled or sworn as a juryman or assessor in any case in which he has knowledge that the law does not entitle him to be so returned, empanelled or sworn, or with knowledge that he has been so returned, empanelled or sworn against the law, shall voluntarily serve as such a juror or assessor, as the case may be, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 2 years, or with fine, or with both.



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