What Is Meant By Extortion

How is extortion defined under IPC?

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Acc to sec 383 of IPC, whoever intentionally puts any person in fear of any injury to that person, or to any other, and thereby dishonestly induces the person so put in fear to deliver to any property or valuable security, or anything signed or sealed which may be converted into a valuable security, commits "extortion".


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