Provision

Whoever intentionally gives false evidence in any of a judicial proceeding, or fabricates false evidence for the purpose of being used in any stage of a judicial proceeding, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine;
and whoever intentionally gives or fabricates false evidence in any other case, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply put

This section talks about the punishment relating to submitting false evidence, stating who so ever fabricates a false evidence to be used in the court of law during a judicial proceeding, he shall be imprisoned for a period which may extend to 7 years, and also be liable to fine. Also whoever intentionally gives or fabricates false evidence in any other case shall be punished with imprisonment for a period up to 3 years and also liable for fine.



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