|Name:||Penal Code (Act No. 45 of 1860).|
|Subject(s):||Criminal and penal law|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||N. D. Basus's Indian Penal Code, 1966, S. K. Bose, ed., Calcutta, India, 6th ed.
Indian Penal code, 1996, B.M. Gandhi, Eastern Book Company, Lucknow, India, 648 pp.
Bharat's Criminal Major Acts (consolidated to 2000), 2001, D. N. Sen, Bharat Law House, New Delhi, India, 2nd edition, ISBN: 81-7737-030-8
Penal Code Ministry of Law and Justice PDF of Act in English (consulted on 2005-04-07)
|Abstract/Citation:||Chapter IX deals with offences by public servants, including abuse of office and bribery. Sections 366 to 377 deal with, inter alia, forced labour, slavery, prostitution, and sexual offences against minors.|