Provision

Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person on grave and sudden provocation given by that person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one month, or with fine which may extend to two hundred rupees, or with both.


Simply put

Assault or use of criminal force on grave and sudden provocation has been made punishable by this section. It says that whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person on grave and sudden provocation given by that person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term extending up to one month, or with fine extending up to two hundred rupees, or with both. The explanation attached to the section says that this section is subject to the same explanation as section 352 of the Code.



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