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1The Public Gambling Act, 1867

( ACT NO. II OF 1867 )

Offences by whom triable
12. Offences punishable under this Act shall be triable by any Magistrate having jurisdiction in the place where the offence is committed.
But such Magistrate shall be restrained within the limits of his jurisdiction under the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 as to the amount of fine or imprisonment he may inflict.

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    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government” and “Taka” were substituted, for the words “East Pakistan”, “Provincial Government” and “rupees” respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
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