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The Government Fisheries (Protection) Ordinance, 1959 (East Pakistan Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. XXIV OF 1959 )

Penal clauses
9. (1) Contravention of any provision of this Ordinance or any rules made thereunder shall, on conviction by a Court of competent jurisdiction, be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to 2 years or with fine which may extend to 1[Tk] 5,000 or with both and any fish or fishing contrivance including any boat may be forfeited to the Government.
(2) An offence under this Ordinance shall be cognizable and bailable.

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