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Criminal Defamation Defamation is under criminal law by punishing in the form of Section 499 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

Section 499 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) as whoever, by words either spoken or intended to be read, or by signs or by visible representations, makes or publishes any imputation concerning any person intending to harm, or having reason to believe that such hint will break, the reputation of such person is said to defame that person.

Defamation law in India

By | December 14, 2020

The reason to draft this article is precisely early morning 6 AM I woke up and reading the newspaper turning into city page I found that article about Quash defamation case, and it’s quite interesting to read. Here the main keyword is Defamation; we have to know the concept of defamation law in India. The term “Defamation” means the action of damaging someone’s good… Read More »