Section 409 in Indian Penal Codes

Title: Criminal breach of trust by public servant or by banker merchant or agent

Description: Whoever, being in any manner entrusted with property, or with any dominion over property in his capacity of a public servant or in the way of his business as a banker, mer­chant, factor, broker, attorney or agent, commits criminal breach of trust in respect of that property, shall be punished with 1[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.

Title: Stolen property

Description: Property, the possession whereof has been transferred by theft, or by extortion, or by robbery, and proper­ty which has been criminally misappropriated or in respect of which 1[***] criminal breach of trust has been committed, is designated as “stolen property”, 2[whether the transfer has been made, or the misappropriation or breach of trust has been commit­ted, within or without 3[India]]. But, if such property subse­quently comes into the possession of a person legally entitled to the possession thereof, it then ceases to be stolen property.

Title: Dishonestly receiving stolen property

Description: Whoever dishonestly receives or retains any stolen property, knowing or having reason to believe the same to be stolen property, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.

Title: Dishonestly receiving property stolen in the commission of a dacoity

Description: Whoever dishonestly receives or retains any stolen property, the possession whereof he knows or has reason to be­lieve to have been transferred by the commission of dacoity, or dishonestly receives from a person, whom he knows or has reason to believe to belong or to have belonged to a gang of dacoits, property which he knows or has reason to believe to have been stolen, shall be punished with 1[imprisonment for life], or with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.

Title: Habitually dealing in stolen property

Description: Whoever habitually receives or deals in property which he knows or has reason to believe to be stolen property, shall be punished with 1[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.

CHAPTER 17 OF OFFENCES AGAINST PROPERTY