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Section 71 of The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Section 71 of The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS):

Punishment for repeat offenders.

Whoever has been previously convicted of an offence punishable under section 63 or section 64 or section 65 or section 66 or section 67 and is subsequently convicted of an offence punishable under any of the said sections shall be punished with imprisonment for life which shall mean imprisonment for the remainder of that person’s natural life, or with death.

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Links to important chapters of Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS)

General exceptions (Section 14 to Sexual 33 of BNS):

Right of private defence (Section 34 to Section 44 of BNS):

Rape provisions (Section 63 to Section 72 of BNS):

Murder, Culpable Homicide, Abetment to Suicide (Section 98 to Section 108 of BNS):

Kidnapping (Section 135 to Section 144 of BNS):

Theft and Snatching (Section 301 to Section 305 of BNS):

Cheating, Mischief and Trespass (Section 316 to Section 332 of BNS):

Section 71 Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

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