Section 416 – The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPc)

The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPc)

416. Postponement of capital sentence on pregnant woman.

If a woman sentenced to death is found to be pregnant, the High Court shall order the execution of the sentence to be postponed and may, if thinks fit commute the sentence to imprisonment for life.

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Section 416 – The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPc)

The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPc)

 

 

416. Postponement of capital sentence on pregnant woman.

 

If a woman sentenced to death is found to be pregnant, the High Court shall order the execution of the sentence to be postponed and may, if thinks fit commute the sentence to imprisonment for life.

 

 

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