Topic: Sec 46. Penalty for/obstructing acquisition of land

Whoever wilfully obstructs any person in doing any of the acts authorised by Section 4 or Section 8 or wilfully fills up, destroys, damages or displaces any trench or mark made under section 4, shall, on conviction before a Magistrate, be liable to imprisonment for any term not exceeding one month, or to fine not exceeding 1[five hundred rupees], or to both.


1. Subs by Act No.68 of l984 sec. 26 for “fifty rupees” (w.e.f.24-9-1984).