Section 357 Indian Penal Code
Section 357 of the Indian Penal Code 1860 is about Assault or criminal force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person. It is under CHAPTER XVI (OF OFFENCESAFFECTINGTHE HUMAN BODY) of the Code.
Assault or criminal force in attempt wrongfully to confine a person.
Whoever assaults or uses criminal force to any person, in attempting wrongfully to confine that person, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.