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Section 151 BNS to Section 156 BNS|Section 152 BNS|Section 153 BNS| Section 154 BNS| Section 155 BNS

Updated: Feb 6

Section 151 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Assaulting President Governor, etc., with intent to compel or restrain exercise of any lawful power.


Whoever, with the intention of inducing or compelling the President of India, or Governor of any State, to exercise or refrain from exercising in any manner any of the lawful powers of such President or Governor, assaults or wrongfully restrains, or attempts wrongfully to restrain, or overawes, by means of criminal force or the show of criminal force, or attempts so to overawe, such President or Governor, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.


Section 152 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Acts endangering sovereignty unity and integrity of India.


Whoever, purposely or knowingly, by words, either spoken or written, or by signs, or by visible representation, or by electronic communication or by use of financial mean, or otherwise, excites or attempts to excite, secession or armed rebellion or subversive activities, or encourages feelings of separatist activities or endangers sovereignty or unity

and integrity of India; or indulges in or commits any such act shall be punished with imprisonment for life or with imprisonment which may extend to seven years and shall also be liable to fine.


Explanation.––Comments expressing disapprobation of the measures, or administrative or other action of the Government with a view to obtain their alteration by lawful means without exciting or attempting to excite the activities referred to in this section do not constitute an offence under this section.


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Section 153 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Waging war against Government of any foreign State at peace with Government of India.


Whoever wages war against the Government of any foreign State at peace with the Government of India or attempts to wage such war, or abets the waging of such war, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, to which fine may be added, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, to which fine may be added, or with fine.


Section 154 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Committing depredation on territories of foreign State at peace with Governemnt of India.


Whoever commits depredation, or makes preparations to commit depredation, on the territories of any foreign State at peace with the Government of India, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine and to forfeiture of any property used or intended to be used in committing such depredation, or acquired by such depredation.


Section 155 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Receiving property taken by war or depredation mentioned in sections 153 and 154.


Whoever receives any property knowing the same to have been taken in the commission of any of the offences mentioned in sections 153 and 154, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine and to forfeiture of the property so received.


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Section 156 BNS| Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):


Public servant voluntarily allowing prisoner of state or war to escape.


Whoever, being a public servant and having the custody of any State prisoner or prisoner of war, voluntarily allows such prisoner to escape from any place in which such prisoner is confined, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

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