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The Paurashava Ordinance, 1977 (Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. XXVI OF 1977 )

Chapter I


Appointment of an Administrator in certain circumstances
1[18A. (1) Where an urban area is declared to be a municipality, the Government shall appoint an Administrator to perform the functions of the Paurashava of that municipality till a Paurashava is constituted in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance.
(2) The Government may, where necessary, appoint a Committee consisting of such number of members as it deems fit to assist the Administrator in the discharge of his functions.
(3) The Administrator and the members of the Committee, if any, shall respectively exercise the powers of the Chairman and of the Commissioners.

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    Sections 18A and 18B were added by section 3 of the Paurashava (Fourth Amendment) Ordinance, 1984 (Ordinance No. LXXVII of 1984)
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