Provision

Whoever commits theft in any building, tent or vessel, which building, tent or vessel is used as a human dwelling, or used for the custody of property, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply put

The section says that whoever commits theft in any building, tent or vessel which is used as a human dwelling or for custody of property, shall be punished with simple or rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.



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