Nature of grievance

Where a false Complaint is made before Police / any other Public Authority, and where if the said Complaint was found to be false and frivolous, the person against whom such false Complaint was made, may record a Complaint against the said mischievous person. The said Complaint may be recorded before the same Authority before whom the false Complaint was made or Complaint may be recorded before Authority higher to the Authority before whom the false Complaint was made; and the concerned Authority or the higher authority are empowered to register the offence of section 182 of IPC, 1860, in the Magistrates Court against the person who has made false complaint