Sentence of imprisonment for non-payment of fine

3[In every case of an offence punishable
with imprisonment as well as fine, in which the offender is sentenced to a fine, whether with or without
and in every case of an offence punishable 4[with imprisonment or fine, or] with fine only, in which
the offender is sentenced to a fine.]
it shall be competent to the Court which sentences such offender to direct by the sentence that, in
default of payment of the fine, the offender shall suffer imprisonment for a certain term, which
imprisonment shall be in excess of any other imprisonment to which he may have been sentenced or to
which he may be liable under a commutation of a sentence..

B.COM, M.COM, B.ED, LLB (Gold Medalist Session 2019-20) वर्तमान में वह उत्तर प्रदेश के हाथरस जिले में एक विधिक सलाहकार के तौर पर कार्य कर रहे हैं।

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