What is Section 188 IPC?

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure. What is Section 188 IPC? What to study? For Prelims: What is Section 188 of IPC? For Mains: Imposition, concerns and how to prevent its misuse. Why in News? The Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 lays down punishment as per Section 188 …

Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 What to study? For Prelims: Key provisions of the act. For Mains: Criticisms surrounding, implications of this law and significance. Context: The Centre has asked states and Union Territories to invoke …