Provision

Whoever, being—

(a) in a position of authority or in a fiduciary relationship; or

(b)a public servant; or

(c)superintendent or manager of a jail, remand home or other place of custody established by or under any law for the time being in force, or a women’s or children’s institution; or

(d) on the management of a hospital or being on the staff of a hospital, abuses such position or fiduciary relationship to induce or seduce any woman either in his custody or under his charge or present in the premises to have sexual intercourse with him, such sexual intercourse not amounting to the offence of rape, shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment of either description for a term which shall not be less than 5 years, but which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply Put

This section talks about any person who is in a position of authority, or a public servant, or superintendent or manager of jail, remand home or other place of custody, or a woman's or children institution, or a member of staff of hospital, under his custody induces or seduces to have sexual intercourse not amounting to rape shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term of 5 years, which can extend to 10 years and shall also be liable to fine.



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