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The Air Force Act, 1953

( ACT NO. VI OF 1953 )

Chapter VII


Punishment of persons other than officers and warrant officers
82. Subject to the provisions of sections 83 and 84, a commanding officer or such other officer as is, with the consent of the Government, specified by the Chief of Air Staff, may, in the prescribed manner, proceed against a person subject to this Act otherwise than as an officer or 1[master warrant officer or warrant officer] who is charged with an offence under this Act and award such person, to the extent prescribed, one or more of the following punishments, that is to say:-
(a) detention up to twenty-eight days;
(b) confinement to the camp up to fourteen days;
(c) extra guard or duties not exceeding three in number;
(d) deprivation of acting rank;
2[(dd) relinquishment of substantive rank;]
(e) forfeiture of badge pay;
(f) severe reprimand or reprimand;
(g) fine up to fourteen days' pay in any one month;
(h) penal deductions under clause (g) of section 91;
(i) admonition;
(j) any prescribed field punishment up to twenty-eight days, in the case of a person on active service.

  • 1
    The words “master warrant officer or warrant officer” were substituted for the words “warrant officer” by section 6(n) of প্রতিরক্ষা কর্মবিভাগ (কতিপয় আইন সংশোধন) আইন, ২০১৬ (২০১৬ সনের ১৫ নং আইন)।
  • 2
    Clause (dd) was inserted by section 7 of the Pakistan Air Force (Amendment) Act, 1963 (Act No. VIII of 1963)
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