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1 THE PENAL CODE, 1860

(ACT NO. XLV OF 1860).
  Section No: [ 6th October, 1860  
 

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CHAPTER XVI
OF OFFENCES AFFECTING THE HUMAN BODY
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  Unnatural offences  
377. Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman or animal, shall be punished with 2[ imprisonment] for life, or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.Explanation. Penetration is sufficient to constitute the carnal intercourse necessary to the offence described in this section.
 
 

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