What is Section 228 IPC?

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  1. Intentional insult or interruption to public servant sitting in judicial proceeding —

Whoever intentionally offers any insult, or causes any interruption to any public servant, while such public servant is sitting in any stage of a judicial proceeding, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to one thousand rupees, or with both.

CLASSIFICATION OF OFFENCE
Punishment
—Simple Imprisonment for 6 months, or fine of 1,000 rupees or both— Non-cognizable—Bailable—Triable by the Court in which the offence is committed, subject to the provisions of chapter XXVI—Non-compoundable.

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