Section 510 Bagladesh Penal Code-Dafa-Misconduct in public by a drunken person:510. Whoever, in a state of intoxication appears in any public place, or in any place which it is a trespass in him to enter, and there conducts himself in such a manner as to cause annoyance to any person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to twenty-four hours, or with fine which may extend to ten taka, or with both.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Section 511 Bangladesh Penal Code-Dafa-Punishment for attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment
Section 511 Bangladesh Penal Code-Dafa-Punishment for attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment:511. Whoever attempts to commit an offence punishable by this Code with [ imprisonment for life] or imprisonment, or to cause such an offence to be committed, and in such attempt does any act towards the commission of the offence, shall, where no express provision is made by this Code for the punishment of such attempt, be punished with [ imprisonment of any description provided for the offence, for a term which may extend to one-half of the longest term of imprisonment provided for that offence], or with such fine as is provided for the offence, or with both.
(a) A makes an attempt to steal some jewels by breaking open a box, and finds after so opening the box, that there is no jewel in it. He has done an act towards the commission of theft, and therefore is guilty under this section.
(b) A makes an attempt to pick the pocket of Z by thrusting his hand into Z's pocket. A fails in the attempt in consequence of Z's having nothing in his pocket. A is guilty under this section.