Provision

Whoever counterfeits, or knowingly performs any part of the process of counterfeiting, any stamp issued by Government for the purpose of revenue shall be punished with [imprisonment for life] or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply put

The section says that whoever either counterfeits, or with knowledge performs any part of the process of counterfeiting, any stamp issued by the government for the purpose of revenue, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term extending up to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.



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