207. 406. state of facts respecting which such information is given were known by him, or. causing wrongful loss to Z. to the punishment for murder. 424. Eighth Exception.It is not defamation to prefer in good faith an accusation against any person to any of those who have lawful authority over that person with respect to the subject-matter of accusation. Exclusion of acts which are offences independently of harm caused. Unlawfully taking coining instrument from mint. Nothing which is done in pursuance of, or which is warranted by the judgment or order of, a Court of Justice, if done whilst such judgment or order remains in force, is an offence, notwithstanding the Court may have had no jurisdiction to pass such judgment or order, provided the person doing the act in good faith believes that the Court had such jurisdiction. 440. Provided that where a wali or his representative fails to present himself on the date, time Whoever, in order to the committing of extortion, puts or attempts to put any person in fear of an accusation, against that person or any other, of having committed, or attempted to commit, an offence punishable with death or with. Whoever gives or fabricates false evidence, intending thereby to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby cause, any person to be convicted of an offence which is capital by any law for the time being in force, shall be punished with, Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to procure conviction of offence punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment, 195. or communities; or, commits, or incites any other person to commit, any act which is prejudicial to the This is defamation, unless it falls within one of the If he enters or quits through any passage which he or any abettor of the housetrespass 2, in this section, he had at the time of the commission of the alleged offence no reason to petroleum is said to commit tampering with auxiliary or distribution 368. Whoever, abets an assault by an officer, soldier sailor or airman, in the Army, Navy or Air Force of Bangladesh, on any superior officer being in the execution of his office, shall, if such assault be committed in consequence of that abetment be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall be liable to fine. Whoever, being a public servant, knowingly disobeys any direction of the law as to the way in which he is to conduct himself as such public servant, intending thereby to save, or knowing it to be likely that he will thereby save, any person from legal punishment, or subject him to a less punishment than that to which he is liable or with intent to save, or knowing that he is likely thereby to save, any property from forfeiture or any charge to which it is liable by law, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. exercise of B's official functions. Making or selling instrument for counterfeiting Government stamp. Z is riding in a palanquin. knowing the fact, draws the bill upon the paper pursuant to A’s intention, B is also guilty of 483. denoting a rate of postage, shall, notwithstanding anything in Section 17, be deemed to with other persons, and of his activities in regard to dissemination of news, propagation of He can form no conjecture as to the person who Whoever does, with fire or any combustible matter, any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life, or to be likely to cause hurt or injury to any other person, Negligent conduct with respect to explosive substance. be punished with imprisonment of the description provided for the offence for a term which WHEREAS it is expedient to provide a general Penal Code for Bangladesh; It is enacted as follows:- ... [Repealed by section 4 of the Indian Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 1921 (Act No. pay for the article. in the attempt in consequence of 2's having nothing in his pocket. Whoever defames another shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. 471. 98. Whoever, in any case not provided for in section 224 or section 225 or in any other law for the time being in force, intentionally offers any resistance or illegal obstruction to the lawful apprehension of himself or of any other person, or escapes or attempts to escape from any custody in which he is lawfully detained, or rescues or attempts to rescue any other person from any custody in which that person is lawfully detained, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both. Whoever causes any circumstance to exist or makes any false entry in any book or record, or makes any document containing a false statement, intending that such circumstance, false entry or false statement may appear in evidence in a judicial proceeding, or in a proceeding taken by law before. at the time of such alteration; or. race, place of both, residence. A writes the word "accepted" on a piece of paper and sings it with Z's name, in order liable to fine. shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to seven years and with First Exception.-It is not defamation to impute anything which is true concerning any person, if it be for the public good that the imputation should be made or published. A instigates B to murder D. B in pursuance of the instigation stabs D. D recovers from 109. Whoever, being in any office which gives him legal authority to commit persons for trial or to confinement, or to keep persons in confinement, corruptly or maliciously commits any person for trial or confinement, or keeps any person in confinement, in the exercise of that authority, knowing that in so doing he is acting contrary to law, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, or with fine, or with both. A cuts down a tree on Z's ground with the intention of dishonestly taking the tree out of 147. The following kinds of hurt only are designated as "grievous":-. defined in this section. 452. 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