Provision

Whoever, by deceiving any person, fraudulently or dishonestly induces the person so deceived to deliver any property to any person, or to consent that any person shall retain any property, or intentionally induces the person so deceived to do or omit to do anything which he would not do or omit if he were not so deceived, and which act or omission causes or is likely to cause damage or harm to that person in body, mind, reputation or property, is said to "cheat".


Simply Put

This section requires that the offender must deceive any person. He must have fraudulent or dishonest intention. By so deceiving and with such an intention he must induce the person so deceived either to deliver any property to any person or to give consent that any person shall retain any property. Or, he must intentionally induce the person so deceived either to do anything or omit to do anything.



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