Provision

Whoever causes grievous hurt to any person by doing any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life, or the personal safety of others, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.


Simply put

Causing grievous hurt by a rash or negligent act endangering life or personal safety of others has been punished under this section. The section says that whoever causes grievous hurt to any person by doing an 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 2 years, or with fine extending up to 1000 rupees, or with both



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