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Pakistan Penal Code

Kinds of Qatl and their Punishment

Qatl-i-Amd: Qatl-i-Amd has been defined in S. 300 Pakistan Penal Code. It provides that whoever, with the intention of causing death or with the intention of causing bodily injury to a person, by doing an act which in the ordinary course of nature is likely to cause death or with the knowledge that his act […]

When Qatl Amd not Liable to Qatl

Cases in which Qatl Amd shall not be liable to Qisas: Section 306 PPC provides for cases where qatl-i-amd is not liable to qisas. Where A offender is a minor or insane, (provided he does not associate with himself a person not liable to qisas with the intention of saving himself from qisas) When an […]

Attempt to Commit Offence

Attempt to Commit Offence Introduction: Section 511 of the Code deals with the punishment for attempt to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or a shorter term. It provides whoever attempts to commit an offence punishable by this code with imprisonment for life or imprisonment, or to cause such an offence to be committed […]

Waiver and Compounding of Qisas

Waiver and Compounding of Qisas Waiver of Qisas: Section 309 PPC empowers wali to waive right of qisas at any time and without any compensation. The only stipulation is that the right of qisas shall not be waived where the government is wali or where the right of qisas vests in a minor or insane. […]

Punishment for Qatl-i-Amd

Qatl-i-Amd: Qatl-i-Amd has been defined in S. 300 Pakistan Penal Code. It provides that whoever, with the intention of causing death or with the intention of causing bodily injury to a person, by doing an act which in the ordinary course of nature is likely to cause death or with the knowledge that his act […]

Difference between Common Intention and Common Object PPC 1860

Difference between Common Intention and Common Object PPC 1860 The difference between the two concepts is: Guiding Principles The principle of vicarious liability, laid down in section 149 of the Pakistan Penal Code, is an extension of the same principle laid down in section 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code. The only difference between the […]