Section 136 in Indian Penal Codes

Title: Harbouring deserter

Description: Whoever, except as hereinafter expect­ed, knowing or having reason to believe that an officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], has deserted, harbours such officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. (Exception) —This provision does not extend to the case in which the harbour is given by a wife to her husband.

Title: Deserter concealed on board merchant vessel through negli­gence of master

Description: The master or person in charge of a merchant vessel, on board of which any deserter from the Army, 1[Navy or Air Force] of the 2[Government of India] is concealed, shall, though ignorant of such concealment, be liable to a penalty not exceeding five hundred rupees, if he might have known of such concealment but for some neglect of his duty as such master or person in charge, or but for some want of discipline on board of the vessel.

Title: Abetment of act of insubordination by soldier sailor or airman

Description: Whoever abets what he knows to be an act of insubordina­tion by an officer, soldier, 1[sailor or airman], in the Army, 2[Navy or Air Force] of the 3[Government of India], shall, if such act of insubordination be committed in consequence of that abet­ment, be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine, or with both. 138A. Application of foregoing sections to the Indian Marine Service.—[Ins. by Act 14 of 1887, sec. 79 and Rep. by the Amending Act, 1934 (35 of 1934), sec. 2 and Sch.]

Title: Persons subject to certain Acts

Description: No person subject to 146 [the Army Act, 147 [the Army Act, 1950 (46 of 1950), or the Naval Discipline Act, 148 [ 149 [***] 150 [the Indian Navy (Discipline) Act, 1934 (34 of 1934)], 151 [the Air Force Act 152 [the Air Force Act, 1950 (45 of 1950)]]], is subject to punishment under this Code for any of the offences defined in this Chapter.

Title: Wearing garb or carrying token used by soldier sailor or airman

Description: Whoever, not being a soldier, 153 [sailor or airman], in the Military, 154 [Naval or Air] service of the 155 [Government of India], wears any garb or carries any token resembling any garb or token used by such a soldier, 153 [sailor or airman] with the intention that it may be believed that he is such a soldier, 153 [sailor or airman], shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three months, or with fine which may extend to five hundred rupees, or with both