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1The Cantonments Act, 1924

( ACT NO. II OF 1924 )

Chapter X


Prevention of Infectious, or Contagious Diseases

Contamination of public conveyance
157. Whoever in a cantonment-
(a) uses a public conveyance while suffering from an infectious or contagious disease, or
(b) uses a public conveyance for the carriage of a person who is suffering from any such disease, or
(c) uses a public conveyance for the carriage of the corpse of a person who has died from any such disease,
shall be bound to take proper precautions against the communication of the disease to other persons using or who may thereafter use the conveyance and to notify such use to the owner, driver or person in charge of the conveyance, and further to report without delay to the Executive Officer the number of the conveyance and the name of the person so notified.

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    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words "Bangladesh", Government", "Penal Code" and "Taka" were substituted, for the words "Pakistan", "Central Government", "Pakistan Penal Code" and "rupee" or "rupees" respectively by the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973), section 3 and 2nd Schedule
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