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The Sairat Mahals (Management) Ordinance, 1959 (East Pakistan Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. VI OF 1959 )

♣WHEREAS shares in some hats, bazars, fisheries and ferries, have vested in the Government as a result of acquisition of interests under provisions of the [* * *] State Acquisition and Tenancy Act, 1950, or otherwise;

AND WHEREAS joint ownership of such hats, bazars, fisheries and ferries by the Government along with others has often led and is likely to lead to unnecessary litigation, double realisation of tolls, breach of the peace and harassment to the public in other ways;
AND WHEREAS with a view to removing such difficulties, it is necessary to make provisions for the management and control by the Government of the shares of such hats, bazars, fisheries and ferries held by others;
NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Presidential Proclamation of the 7th day of October, 1958 and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance, namely:-

Short title, extent and commencement
1. (1) This Ordinance may be called the Sairat Mahals (Management) Ordinance, 1959.
(2) It extends to the whole of 1[Bangladesh].
(3) It shall come into force at once.

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