Punishment of criminal conspiracy
|(1) Whoever is a party to a criminal conspiracy to|
commit an offence punishable with death, 1[imprisonment for life] or rigorous imprisonment for a term of two years or upwards, shall, where no express provision is made in this Code for the punishment of such a
conspiracy, be punished in the same manner as if he had abetted such offence.
(2) Whoever is a party to a criminal conspiracy other than a criminal conspiracy to commit an offence punishable as aforesaid shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term not
exceeding six months, or with fine or with both.]
OF OFFENCES AGAINSTTHE STATE