UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

99. A, a public servant, having charge of translation of a document, makes an incorrect translation of a document with an intent to cause injury to B. The offence committed by A is :

(a) Non-cognizable (b) Non-bailable
(c) Non-compoundable (d) All the above

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Explanation: Section 167 of Indian Penal Code provides that whoever; being a public servant, and being, as such public servant, charged with the preparation or translation of any document or electronic record, frames, prepares or translates that document or electronic record in a manner which he knows or believes to be incorrect. intending thereby to cause or knowing it to be likely that he may thereby cause injury to any person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both. List of offences which are compoundable is given in section 320 of Code of Criminal Procedure. Offence not falling in either of the tables of section 320 is non-compoundable. Section 167 of Indian Penal Code does not find a mention in section 320 of Cr.PC. Hence it is non-compoundable.

UPHJS2014
Pre. Exam

17. As per section 195A of IPC which was insereted by the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2005 the offence of threatening any person to give false evidence, is punishable with
(A) Imprisonment up to 7 years or with fine or with both
(B) Imprisonment up to 5 years or with fine or with both
(C) Imprisonment up to 3 years or with fine or with both
(D) Imprisonment up to 1 years or with fine or with both

Answer and Notes Answer is A