68. Penalty for making false statements for the purpose of deceiving or influencing any authority or officer
-Any person who –
(a) With a view to deceiving any authority or officer in the execution of the provisions of this Act, or
(b) With a view to procuring or influencing the doing or omission of anything in relation to this act or any matter there under , makes a false statement or representation knowing the same to be false , shall be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.