Provision

Whoever commits lurking house-trespass or house-breaking, in order to the committing of any offence punishable with imprisonment, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine; and if the offence intended to be committed is theft, the term of the imprisonment may be extended to ten years.


Simply put

Anyone who commits lurking house-trespass or house-breaking, in order to commit any offence punishable with imprisonment then such an offender shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine; and if the offence intended to be committed is theft then the term of the imprisonment may be extended to ten years.



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