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The Town Improvement Act, 1953 (East Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. XIII OF 1953 )

Chapter VIII


Signature and service of notice or bills

Service of notice how to be effected
179. When any notice, bill or other document is required by this Act or any 1[rule or regulation] made hereunder to be served upon or issued or presented to any person, such service, issue or presentation shall be effected-
(a) by giving or tendering such document to such person; or
(b) if such person is not found, by leaving such document at his last known place of abode in areas to which this Act extends or by giving or tendering the same to some adult male member or servant of his family; or
(c) if such person does not reside in areas to which this Act extends and his address elsewhere is known to the Chairman, by forwarding such document to him by registered post under cover bearing the said address; or
(d) if none of the means aforesaid be available, by causing a copy of such document to be affixed on some conspicuous part of the land (if any) to which the document relates.

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    The words “rule or regulation” were substituted for the word “rule” by section 61 of the Town Improvement (Amendment) Act, 1987 (Act No. XXIX of 1987)
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