Provision

Any man who watches, or captures the image of a woman engaging in a private act in circumstances where she would usually have the expectation of not being observed either by the perpetrator or by any other person at the behest of the perpetrator or disseminates such image shall be punished on first conviction with imprisonment of either description for a term which shall not be less than one year, but which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine, and be punished on a second or subsequent conviction, with imprisonment of either description for a term which shall not be less than three years, but which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

 


Simply put

If any man who watches, or captures the image of a woman engaging in a private act in circumstances where she would usually expect not to be observed either by the offender or by any other person on the behalf of the offender or

If such an offender distributes such image then

  • he shall be punished  with imprisonment of either description for a term which shall not be less than one year, but which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine on the first convicton, and
  • shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which will not be less than three years, but which may extend to seven years and shall also be liable to fine on a second or subsequent conviction.


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