Panun Kashmir's Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Bill -2020

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PART II GENOCIDE, ATTEMPT AND PUNISHMENT 1.

“Genocide” Genocide means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group, as such: (a) (b) (c) (d) (e)

2.

s ' s r e i i t i m h roc 0 s a At 02 K n nd ll -2 u n e a Bi a P id n c o i o t n en e G rev P The following acts shall be punishable:

(a) (b) (c) (d) (e)

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Killing members of the group; Causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group; Deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part; Imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; Forcibly transferring children of the group to another group.

Genocide; Conspiracy to commit genocide; Direct and public incitement to commit genocide; Attempt to commit genocide; Complicity in genocide.

Offence of genocide

(1)

A person who commits an act of genocide is guilty of an offence against this Act and is punishable on conviction by death or imprisonment for life and shall also be liable to fine.

(2)

A person who conspires with another person to commit an act of genocide is guilty of an offence against this Act and is punishable on conviction by death or imprisonment for life and shall also be liable to fine. A person who publicly urges the commission of an act of genocide is guilty of an offence against this Act and is punishable on conviction by imprisonment for a period not exceeding 10 years and shall also be liable to fine. A person who attempts to commit an act of genocide is guilty of an offence against this Act and is punishable on conviction by imprisonment for life and shall also be liable to fine. A person who aids, abets, counsels or procures the commission of an act of genocide is guilty of an offence against this Act and is punishable on conviction by imprisonment for life and shall also be liable to fine.

(3)

(4) (5)

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