Provision

Whoever, in pulling down or repairing any building, knowingly or negligently omits to take such order with that building as is sufficient to guard against any probable danger to human life from the fall of that building, or of any part thereof, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.


Simply Put

The section states that whoever, either in pulling down any building or repairing the same, with knowledge or negligently omits to take such order with that building as is sufficient to guard against any probable danger to human life from the fall of that building or any part of the same, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to six months, or with fine extending up to one thousand rupees, or with both.



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