Delhi HC issues notice in plea to make offences punishable by ten years' imprisonment or more triable by Sessions Courts

Aditi Singh May 7 2019

The Delhi High Court has issued notice in a plea seeking directions to the Central Government to make offences under Sections 326, 327, 363A, 377, 382, 386, 389, 392, 394, 409, 455, 458, 467, 493, 495 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) triable by Sessions Courts instead of Courts of Judicial Magistrate of First Class in order to secure the maximum punishment for these offences.

Some of the offences covered by the Sections are voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means (Sec . . .

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