A person abets an offence, who abets either the commission of an offence, or the commission of an act which would be an offence, if committed by a person capable by law of committing an offence with the same intention or knowledge as that of the abettor.

Simply Put

Abettor means a person who abets in Commission of an offence or an act which would be an offence if committed with the same intention and knowledge by the person capable by law. Though the person might have not known about the conspiracy but still any act performed by the person that lead to conspiracy would hold him liable under the given section.

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