Injuries: Medicolegal Aspects

Injuries: Medicolegal Aspects

Q. 1

 Grievous hurt comes under which section of IPC?

 A Section 319
 B

Section 320

 C Section 324
 D

Section 326

Q. 1

 Grievous hurt comes under which section of IPC?

 A Section 319
 B

Section 320

 C Section 324
 D

Section 326

Ans. B

Explanation:

Section 320

REF: Textbook of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by Nagesh Kumar Rao Page 259

Section 320: Grievous hurt

The following kinds of hurt only are designated as “grievous”

  1. Emasculation
  2. Permanent privation of the sight of either eye
  3. Permanent privation of the hearing of either ear
  4. Privation of any member or joint
  5. Destruction or permanent impairing of the powers of any member or joint
  6. Permanent disfiguration of the head or face
  7. Fracture or dislocation of a bone or tooth
  8. Any hurt which endangers life or which causes the sufferer to be during the space of twenty days in severe bodily pain, or unable to follow his ordinary pursuits.

Q. 2

A youngster had a fight with a man where he assaulted him. He can be arrested under IPC:

 A

IPC 44

 B

IPC 351

 C

IPC 319

 D

IPC 320

Q. 2

A youngster had a fight with a man where he assaulted him. He can be arrested under IPC:

 A

IPC 44

 B

IPC 351

 C

IPC 319

 D

IPC 320

Ans. B

Explanation:

S. 351, I.P.C.: An assault is an offer or threat or attempt to apply force to body of another in a hostile manner. It may be a common assault or with an intent to murder. S.352 to 358 I.P.C. deal with punishments for various types of assaults.

S. 44, I.P.C. — Injury: Any harm whatever illegally caused to any person in body, mind, reputation or property.
 
S. 319, I.P.C. — Hurt: Hurt means bodily pain, disease or infirmity caused to any person.
 
S. 320, I.P.C. — Grievous injury
 
Ref: The Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by K S Reddy, 27th edition, Page 258.

Q. 3

Which of the following section of IPC are concerned with dowry death?

 A

300

 B

302

 C

304

 D

304-B

Q. 3

Which of the following section of IPC are concerned with dowry death?

 A

300

 B

302

 C

304

 D

304-B

Ans. D

Explanation:

D i.e. 304 B

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Q. 4

Injury that comes under sec 320 IPC

 A

Abrasion over face

 B

Nasal bone fracture

 C

Epistaxis

 D

Lacerated wound over scalp

Q. 4

Injury that comes under sec 320 IPC

 A

Abrasion over face

 B

Nasal bone fracture

 C

Epistaxis

 D

Lacerated wound over scalp

Ans. B

Explanation:

B i.e. Nasal bone fracture


Q. 5

Punishment under 304-A IPC:     

NEET 15

 A

1 year

 B

2 years

 C

3 years

 D

4 years

Q. 5

Punishment under 304-A IPC:     

NEET 15

 A

1 year

 B

2 years

 C

3 years

 D

4 years

Ans. B

Explanation:

Ans. 2 years


Q. 6

All sections of IPC are related to grievous hurt, except              

NEET 14

 A

Sec. 320

 B

Sec. 331

 C

Sec. 326

 D

Sec. 319

Q. 6

All sections of IPC are related to grievous hurt, except              

NEET 14

 A

Sec. 320

 B

Sec. 331

 C

Sec. 326

 D

Sec. 319

Ans. D

Explanation:

Ans. Sec. 319

319. Hurt.—Whoever causes bodily pain, disease or infirmity to any person is said to cause hurt.


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Q. 7

Which IPC includes vitriolage ‑

 A

318

 B

319

 C

320

 D

321

Q. 7

Which IPC includes vitriolage ‑

 A

318

 B

319

 C

320

 D

321

Ans. C

Explanation:

Ans. is ‘c’ i.e., 320

Vitriolage is a potential cause of permanent disfigurement of face and thus is covered under grevious hurt and so comes under IPC 320.

Vitriolage’ is throwing of any corrosive on another person. Eyes are affected most commonly. It comes under sector 320 IPS.


Q. 8

IPC 319 deals with

 A

Definition of hurt

 B

Voluntarily causing hurt

 C

Definition of grievous hurt

 D

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt

Q. 8

IPC 319 deals with

 A

Definition of hurt

 B

Voluntarily causing hurt

 C

Definition of grievous hurt

 D

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt

Ans. A

Explanation:

Ans. is ‘a’ i.e., Definition of hurt


Q. 9

IPC 321 deals with 0

 A

Definition of hurt

 B

Voluntarily causing hurt

 C

Definition of grievous hurt

 D

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt

Q. 9

IPC 321 deals with 0

 A

Definition of hurt

 B

Voluntarily causing hurt

 C

Definition of grievous hurt

 D

Voluntarily causing grievous hurt

Ans. B

Explanation:

Ans. is ‘b’ i.e., Voluntarily causing hurt

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