Provision

Whoever, at any time after the passing of this Act, shall be one of five or more persons assembled for the purpose of committing dacoity, shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Simply put

Assembling for the purpose of committing dacoity has been made a punishable offence under this section. The section states that whoever, at any time after the passing of this Act, shall be one of five or more persons who have assembled for the purpose of committing dacoity, shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term extending up to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.



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