An Analysis of Attempt under Indian Penal Code

  • Maanvi Trivedi
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  • Maanvi Trivedi

    Student at Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad, India

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The main aim of this research paper is to have a detailed look into the concept of “Attempt” under the Indian Penal Code (IPC). It commences by comprehending its doctrinal definition as well as the common law meaning of 'attempt.' It also gives a brief look into the history of the concept of attempt It is accompanied with numerous case laws. Furthermore, the study attempted to comprehend this notion of its mental component and the series of tests utilized to evaluate it. It also establishes the difference as well as the link between the inter related concepts such as Attempt and Preparation, the elements of crime and attempt etc. Lastly, the paper analyses and concludes the stance of attempt under the Indian Penal Code.


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 5, Issue 1, Page 1024 - 1034


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