Provision

Whoever, not belonging to a certain class of public servants, wears any garb or carries any token resembling any garb or token used by that class of public servants, with the intention that it may be believed, or with the knowledge that it is likely to be believed, that he belongs to that class of public servants, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description, for a term which may extend to three months, or with fine which may extend to two hundred rupees, or with both.


Simply put

This section means if any person not belonging to a certain class of public officer, uses or shows anything belonging to that class of public servant having intention or knowledge that he belongs to that class of public officer, that person shall be punished with imprisonment which can extend up to the period of 3 months, or fine which may extend to 200 Rs. or both.



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