Provision

Whoever has sexual intercourse with his own wife, who is living separately, whether under a decree of separation or otherwise, without her consent, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which shall not be less than two years but which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply put

This section means if a husband having sexual intercourse with his wife without her consent who is living seperately whether under the decree of seperation or otherwise, he shall be punished with imprisonment for a period of 2 years which can extend up to 7 years and shall also be liable to fine.



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