Here we are going to explain what punishable offence in this section is and how much has imprisonment or fine under section 501.
Printing or engraving matter known to be defamatory:
In this section states that whoever prints or engraves any matter, knowing or having good reason to believe that such matter is defamatory of any person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.
CLASSIFICATION OF OFFENCE Punishment:
or engraving matter known to be defamatory.Punishment - Simple Imprisonment for Two years or Fine or
This is a Bailable , Non-Cognizable offence and Triable by Session Court or Magistrate First Class