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The Highways Act, 1925

( ACT NO. III OF 1925 )

1♣An Act to provide for the better maintenance and control of Government roads in Bangladesh.

WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation and safety of traffic on Government roads in Bangladesh, for the prevention of obstruction and encroachments, and of nuisances on or near such roads, for the preservation of such roads, and for the temporary closing of such roads for repairs or other works, or for public purposes;
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It is hereby enacted as follows:-

Short title, extent and commencement
1.(1) This Act may be called the 2[* * *] Highways Act, 1925.
(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh.
(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette, direct.

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