Print View

[Section Index]

The Town Improvement Act, 1953 (East Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. XIII OF 1953 )

Chapter III


Provision of drain or water-work to replace another situated on land vested in the Kartripakkha under section 55 or section 56
57. (1) When any building or any street, square or other land or any part thereof has vested in the Kartripakkha under section 55 or section 56, no drain or water-work therein shall vest in the Kartripakkha until another drain or water-work (as the case may be), if required, has been provided by the Kartripakkha to the satisfaction of the Corporation or Paurashava or the 1[Zilla Parishad, Upazila Parishad or Union Parishad] in whose area the drain or water-work is situated, in place of the former drain or water-work.
(2) If any question or dispute arises as to whether another drain or water-work is required, or as to the sufficiency of any drain or water-work provided by the Kartripakkha, under sub-section (1), the matter shall be referred to the Government whose decision shall be final.

  • 1
    The words and comma “Zilla Parishad, Upazila Parishad or Union Parishad ” were substituted for the words “District or Union Council” by section 2 of the Town Improvement (Amendment) Act, 1987 (Act No. XXIX of 1987)
Copyright © 2019, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division
Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs