IPC Sections
IPC Section 159 : Affray
When two or more persons, by fighting in a public place, disturb the public peace, they are said to “commit an affray”.
IPC Section 160 : Punishment for committing affray
Whoever commits an affray, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to one month, or with fine which may extend to one hundred rupees, or with both.
IPC Section 161 : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 162 : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 163 : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 164 : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 165 : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 165A : (Repealed)
Rep. by the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (49 of 1988), s. 31.
IPC Section 166 : Public servant disobeying law, with intent to cause injury to any person
Whoever, being a public servant, knowingly disobeys any direction of the law as to the way in which he is to conduct himself as such public servant, intending to cause, or knowing it to be likely that he will, by such disobedience, cause injury to any person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine, or with both.


Illustration :
 
  i) A, being an officer directed by law to take property in execution, in order to satisfy a decree pronounced in Z’ favour by a Court of Justice, knowingly disobeys that direction of law, with the knowledge that he is likely thereby to cause injury to Z. A has committed the offence defined in this section.
IPC Section 166-A : Public Servant disobeying direction under Law
Whoever, being a public servant—
 
   a) knowingly disobeys any direction of the law which prohibits him from requiring the attendance at any place of any person for the purpose of investigation into an offence or any other, or
 
   b) knowingly disobeys, to the prejudice of any person, any other direction of the law regulating the manner in which he shall conduct such investigation, or
 
   c) fails to record any information given to him under sub-section (1) of section 154 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, in relation to cognizable offence punishable under section 326A, section 326B, section 354, section 354B, section 370, section 370A, section 376, section 376A, section 376B, section 376C, section 376D, section 376E or section 509,
 
shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than six months but which may extend to two years, and shall also be liable to fine.


[i]  Inserted by Act 13 of 2013, S. 3 (w.r.e.f. 3-2-2013).
 
[ii]  Substituted for “Section 376-B, Section 376-C, Section 376-D” by Act 22 of 2018, S. 2 (w.r.e.f. 21-4-2018).