Punishment against person misbehaves under intoxication

If a person under intoxication misbehaves with a person then can he be booked?If yes, under which section?

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Section 85 provides that any person found drunk and incapable of controlling himself or behaves in a disorderly manner under the influence of drink in any street or public place or in any place to which public is not permitted to have access, shall on conviction, be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to one to three months and with fine which may extend to two hundred to five hundred rupees.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018

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