Punishment For Attempt To Suicide

My colleague's daughter attempted to commit suicide.What is the punishment for that?
Posted 1 year ago  | 
Criminal Defense,General Legal
Criminal Defense General Legal

1 Answer(s)

Vishal Kumar Thakur
Advocate

The Section 309 in the Indian Penal Code lays down the punishment for attempted suicide. The maximum punishment which can be awarded is imprisonment for a term of 1 year.