Punishment For Theft

What is the punishment for theft in India?

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  • Sector-1, Noida

For the offence of theft there is punishment of imprisonment of either description which may extend to 3 years, with fine, or both according to the Indian Penal Code. The offence of theft is even though cognizable and non-bailable it is compoundable.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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  • Sector-1, Noida

For the offence of theft there is punishment of imprisonment of either description which may extend to 3 years, with fine, or both according to the Indian Penal Code. The offence of theft is even though cognizable and non-bailable it is compoundable.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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