Is Pepper Spray legal to Use in India?

This was the first question that came to our mind if Pepper Sprays legal in India.

After consulting many experienced law firms and after researching a lot on Internet we figured that Carrying a Pepper spray is 100% legal in India, In fact we all Indiana have a Right to Self/ Private Defence under the Section 96 and 106 of the Indian Penal Code. 

To be Noted that pepper spray is the best solution for self defence as it effects stays upto only 1-2 hours and the maximum effect is irritation in eyes and skin that an attacker will not be able to handle which will go away in some time.

So “YES”, you can freely buy it and Carry it anywhere you want.


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