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The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898

( ACT NO. V Of 1898 )

Chapter XXVIII

OF EXECUTION

Whipping not to be inflicted if offender not in fit state of health
394.(1) The punishment of whipping shall not be inflicted unless a medical officer, if present, certificates, or, if there is not a medical officer present, unless it appears to the Magistrate or officer present, that the offender is in a fit state of health to undergo such punishment.

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