A Lady Wanted to Get a Railway Ticket but Finding a Crowd Near the Ticket Window at the Station, Asked Raju, Who Was Near the Window - Legal Reasoning


A lady wanted to get a railway ticket but finding a crowd near the ticket window at the station, asked Raju, who was near the window, to get a ticket for her and handed him money for the same. Raju took the money and instead of getting the ticket, ran away with it. What offense has been committed by Raju?


  • No offense

  • Criminal breach of trust

  • Criminal misappropriation

  • Theft



Criminal breach of trust


Whoever, being in any manner entrusted with property,  or with any dominion over property, dishonestly misappropriates or converts to his own use that property, or dishonestly uses or disposes of that property in violation of any direction of law prescribing the mode in which such trust is to be discharged, or of any legal contract, express or implied, which he has made touching the discharge of such trust, or wilfully suffers any other person so to do, commits "criminal breach of trust". 

Concept: Criminal Law
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