Punishment For Extortion

What is the punishment for extortion in India? What is the legal provision dealing with extortion in India?
Posted 1 year ago  | 
Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense

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Rashi Gahlaut
Advocate

According to sec 384 of IPC, whoever commits extortion shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine or with both.