In the criminal law of the country, the Indian Penal Code provides for the punishments which are used as a reformative source for the wrongdoers. However certain provisions of the Code provide for fines as a form of punishment. The ambiguities and inaccuracies that are incorporated within such provisions cannot be looked away from as they establish fines as an alternative to imprisonment. This article lays emphasis on the inadequacy of fines under IPC and what changes are needed for the same.
Posted on Jan. 14, 2022, 11:45 a.m.Read More →