Whoever, being a public servant, and being, as such public servant, charged with the preparation or translation of any document, frames or translates that document in a manner which he knows or believes to be incorrect, intending thereby to cause or knowing it to be likely that he may thereby cause injury to any person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Simply Put

This section means if any public officer who is in charge of submitting documents pertaining to a matter of someone's injury etc, that officer knowingly submits incorrect document he shall be punished with imprisonment which can extend to 3 years or fine or with both.

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