Laws and Bare Acts of India at

MyNation Foundation Online Law Library

Section 26 – The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act,1960

The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act,1960

Section 26. Offences

If any person–

(a) Not being registered under this Chapter, exhibits or trains any performing animal; or

(b) Being registered under this Act, exhibits or trains any performing animal with respect to which or in a manner with respect to which, he is not registered; or

(c) Exhibits or trains as a performing animal, any animal which is not to be used for the purpose by reason of a notification issued under clause (ii) of section 22; or

(d) Obstructs or wilfully delays any person or police officer referred to in section 25 in the exercise of powers under this Act as to entry and inspection; or

(e) Conceal any animal with a view to avoiding such inspection; or

(f) Being a person registered under this Act, on being duly required in pursuance of this Act to produce his certificate under this Act, fails without reasonable excuse so to do; or

(g) Applies to be registered under this Act when not entitled to be so registered. He shall be punishable on conviction with fine, which may extend to five hundred rupees, or with imprisonment, which may extend to three months, or with both.

Previous | Next

The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act,1960

Indian Laws – Bare Acts


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Copyright © 2022 Laws and Bare Acts of India at

Free Legal Help, Just WhatsApp Away

MyNation HELP line

We are Not Lawyers, but No Lawyer will give you Advice like We do

Please read Group Rules – CLICK HERE, If You agree then Please Register CLICK HERE and after registration  JOIN WELCOME GROUP HERE

We handle Women Centric biased laws like False Section 498A IPC, Domestic Violence(DV ACT), Divorce, Maintenance, Alimony, Child Custody, HMA 24, 125 CrPc, 307, 312, 313, 323, 354, 376, 377, 406, 420, 497, 506, 509; TEP, RTI and many more…

MyNation FoundationMyNation FoundationMyNation Foundation