Provision

Whoever wrongfully confines any person for ten days, or more, 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 punishes wrongful confinement for ten or more days. It states that whoever wrongfully confines any person for ten days or more, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to 3 years, and shall also be liable to fine. The offence under this section is a little more serious than that in the preceding section and consequently the penalty is also a little stiffer.



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