Provision

If any person commits suicide, whoever abets the commission of such suicide, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply Put

This section punishes the abettor of a suicide where suicide is committed because of such abetment. In this respect sections 305 and 306 are similar in nature. The section says that whoever abets the commission of a suicide, and suicide in fact is committed, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine.



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