Section 131 in Indian Penal Codes

Title: Abetting mutiny or attempting to seduce a soldier sailor or airman from his duty

Description: Whoever abets the committing of mutiny by an officer, soldier, 111 [sailor or airman], in the Army, 112 [Navy or Air Force] of the 113 [Government of India] or attempts to seduce any such officer, soldier, 114 [sailor or airman] from his alle­giance or his duty, shall be punished with 115 [imprisonment for life], or with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine. 116 [Explanation.—In this section the words “officer”, 117 [“soldier”, 118 [“sailor”] and “airman”] include any person subject to the 119 [Army Act, 120 [the Army Act, 1950 (46 of 1950, 121 [the Naval Discipline Act, 122 [***] the 121 [Indian Navy (Disci­pline) Act, 1934 (34 of 1934)] 123 [the Air Force Act or 124 [the Air Force Act, 1950 (45 of 1950)], as the case may be]].

Title: Abetment of mutiny if mutiny is committed in consequence thereof

Description: Whoever abets the committing of mutiny by an officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman] in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], shall, if mutiny be committed in consequence of that abetment, be punished with death or with 4[imprisonment for life], or imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Title: Abetment of assault by soldier sailor or airman on his superior officer when in execution of his office

Description: Whoever abets an assault by an officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], on any superior officer being in the execution of his office, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Title: Abetment of such assault if the assault is committed

Description: Whoever abets an assault by an officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], on any superior officer being in the execution of his office, shall, if such assault be committed in consequence of that abetment be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Title: Abetment of desertion of soldier sailor or airman

Description: Whoever abets the desertion of any officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.