POWERS AND DUTIES OF POLICE-OFFICERS
Enforcement of directions, notifications, public notices and orders given, issued or made under sections 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 or 33
22. Whenever a direction under section 28 has been given, or a notification under section 29 has been promulgated, or an order under section 30, 32 or 33 has been made, or a public notice under section 31 has been issued, it shall be lawful for a police-officer to require any person acting or about to act contrary thereto to desist or to abstain from so doing, and, in case of refusal or disobedience, to arrest the person offending, and such police-officer may also seize any objection or thing used or about to be used in contravention of such direction, notification, order or public notice, and the thing seized shall be disposed of according to the order of the Magistrate.
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