Provision

Whoever, fraudulently uses any instrument for weighing which he knows to be false, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.


Simply put

This section makes fraudulent use of false instrument for weighing, an offence. It says that whoever uses any instrument for weighing with intention to defraud with the knowledge that the instrument is false, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to one year, or with fine, or with both.



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