Provision

Whoever does any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life or the personal safety others, 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 and fifty rupees, or with both.


Simply put

A rash or negligent act endangering human life or personal safety of others has been made a punishable offence under this section. The section says that whoever does any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger either human life or the personal safety of others, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 3 months or with fine extending up to 250 rupees, or with both.



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