Provision

Whoever malignantly does any act which is, and which he knows or has reason to believe to be, likely to spread the infection of any disease dangerous to life, 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

The section says that whoever malignantly does any act which in fact is, and about which he has knowledge or he has reason to believe to be, likely to spread the infection of such a disease as is dangerous to life, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to two years, or with fine, or with both.



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