Whether not working country-made pistol is a deadly weapon for S 398 of IPC?
The next issue to be examined is whether the country madepistol (katta) can be termed as a “deadly weapon” as contemplated under Section 398 of the IPC. At this stage, it would be relevant to refer to the language of Section 398 of the IPC. The said Section is setout below:“398. Attempt to commit robbery or dacoity when armedwith deadly weapon.—If, at the time of attempting tocommit robbery or