Jurisdiction to try offences
9. (1) No Court shall take cognizance of an offence punishable under this Ordinance, except on complaint in writing made by the Government or by an officer authorised for the purpose by the Government.
(2) No Court inferior to that of a Magistrate of the First Class shall try any offence under this Ordinance.
(3) An offence under this Ordinance shall be cognizable and non-bailable.
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