Provision

Whoever voluntarily causes disturbance to any assembly lawfully engaged in the performance of religious worship, or religious ceremonies, 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

Disturbing a religious assembly which is lawfully engaged in performing religious worship has been made an offence under this section. The section says that whoever voluntarily causes disturbance to any assembly which is lawfully engaged in performing religious worship or religious ceremonies, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 1 year, or with fine, or with both.



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