Provision

If, at the time of committing robbery or dacoity, the offender uses any deadly weapon, or causes grievous hurt to any person, so attempts to cause death or grievous hurt to any person, the imprisonment with which such offender shall be punished shall not be less than seven years.


Simply Put

This section punishes robbery or dacoity with attempt to cause death or grievous hurt. It says that if, at the time of committing either robbery or dacoity, the offender uses any deadly weapon, or causes grievous hurt to any person, or attempts to cause either death or grievous hurt to any person, the minimum punishment with which the offender shall be punished shall not be less than imprisonment for seven years.



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