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Section 293 BNSS to Section 297 BNSS| Section 294 BNSS| Section 295 BNSS| Section 296 BNSS

Updated: Mar 1

Section 293 BNSS| Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS):


Disposal of case.


Where a satisfactory disposition of the case has been worked out under section 292, the Court shall dispose of the case in the following manner, namely:—


(a) the Court shall award the compensation to the victim in accordance with the disposition under section 292 and hear the parties on the quantum of the punishment, releasing of the accused on probation of good conduct or after admonition under section 401 or for dealing with the accused under the provisions of the Probation of Offenders Act, 1958 or any other law for the time being in force and follow the procedure specified in the succeeding clauses for imposing the punishment on the accused;


(b) after hearing the parties under clause (a), if the Court is of the view that section 401 or the provisions of the Probation of Offenders Act, 1958 or any other law for the time being in force are attracted in the case of the accused, it may release the accused on probation or provide the benefit of any such law;


(c) after hearing the parties under clause (b), if the Court finds that minimum punishment has been provided under the law for the offence committed by the accused,

it may sentence the accused to half of such minimum punishment, and where the accused is a first-time offender and has not been convicted of any offence in the past,

it may sentence the accused to one-fourth of such minimum punishment;


(d) in case after hearing the parties under clause (b), the Court finds that the offence committed by the accused is not covered under clause (b) or clause (c), then,

it may sentence the accused to one-fourth of the punishment provided or extendable,

as the case may be, for such offence and where the accused is a first-time offender

and has not been convicted of any offence in the past, it may sentence the accused to 30 one-sixth of the punishment provided or extendable, as the case may be, for such offence.


Section 294 BNSS| Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS):


Judgment of Court.


The Court shall deliver its judgment in terms of section 293 in the open Court and the same shall be signed by the presiding officer of the Court.


Section 295 BNSS| Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS):


Finality of judgement.


The judgment delivered by the Court under this section shall be final and no appeal (except the special leave petition under article 136 and writ petition under articles 226

and 227 of the Constitution) shall lie in any Court against such judgment.


Section 296 BNSS| Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS):


Power of Court in plea bargaining.


A Court shall have, for the purposes of discharging its functions under this Chapter, all the powers vested in respect of bail, trial of offences and other matters relating

to the disposal of a case in such Court under this Sanhita.


Section 297 BNSS| Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS):


Period of detention undergone by accused to be set off against sentence of imprisonment.


The provisions of section 468 shall apply, for setting off the period of detention undergone by the accused against the sentence of imprisonment imposed under this Chapter, in the same manner as they apply in respect of the imprisonment under other provisions of this Sanhita.

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